Kathleen defends a store owner who shot and paralyzed an unarmed robber; a customer sues a magic merchant for fraud; a crazy woman believes she is Ripley's wife.
Kathleen defends a man whose stepson accuses him of murdering his mother; Will's defense strategy for a stripper may help Dan win the race for district attorney.
Will defends a little person charged with assaulting his ex-girlfriend's lover; Kathleen defends a woman who killed a man who raped her.
Kathleen and Terry face off in a case involving a man who kidnapped his children to save them from their drug-addicted mother.
Kathleen's brother tells his criminal friends he can use his legal connections to influence their trials.
Kathleen discovers that her opposing counsel, the district attorney's nephew, is not acting in good faith in a robbery/murder case.
Kathleen a represents a woman running an escort service who is accused of soliciting prostitution.
Kathleen adopts a fifteen-year-old case in which the wrong man was convicted for rape; Will defends a teacher accused of sexually assaulting a high-school athlete.
Kathleen wants to get a new trial for a convicted rapist when new evidence is presented in the fifteen-year-old case.
Kathleen defends a shy teenager accused of killing her mother's boyfriend; Judge Ripley invites Kathleen to dinner.
A jewelry-store owner makes Kathleen an interesting offer; a retired lawyer insists on defending himself in a case.
A police officer accuses Kathleen's client, a crack addict, of killing his partner; Will serves as a juror in a case involving a motorcycle accident victim.
Kathleen defends a serial rapist, as well as an alcoholic who left her children in a car; Will defends a woman accused of stabbing her husband with a fork.
Kathleen tries to get a boy who killed a classmate tried as a juvenile; Will's father, who had an affair with Judge Marjorie Brennan, visits.
Kathleen is a witness to a client's robbery of a convenience store; a police officer claims his partner shot him.
A correction's officer is accused of having sexual contact with a prisoner.
Kathleen considers the consequences of telling Dan that her jailed client has threatened Patrick; a mob kingpin hires Kathleen to defend his daughter.
Kathleen contends with a crooked judge so she can help an innocent man get released in time for his mother's funeral.
A client mistakenly released from jail seeks refuge at Kathleen's home.
Kathleen's father is arrested for his involvement in a bar fight; Kathleen defends a magician charged with drunken driving.
Kathleen tries to keep an abusive man away from his wife; Kathleen disapproves of Will taking a child pornographer as a client.
A recent law-school graduate (Kim Delaney) tries to build a reputation as a tough attorney in Philadelphia.