Fast-paced and wildly comedic, the series confronts social and moral issues, while its characters continually stretch the boundaries of the law.
Boston Legal Season 1 (2004-2005)
|1x01 Head Cases |
When esteemed partner Edwin Poole makes a shocking entrance at the morning meeting, Brad Chase, up from the Washington, DC office, is forced to stay in Boston longer than planned, finding ...
|Oct. 03, 2004|
|1x02 Still Crazy After All These Years |
Alan Shore represents an ex-lover who was institutionalized after attempting to murder him, and the partners are concerned by Denny Crane's increasingly erratic behavior.
|Oct. 10, 2004|
|1x03 Catch and Release |
Denny Crane's long-lost son, Donny Crane — himself an attorney — represents environmental interests against the development of a shopping mall by one of Crane, Poole & Schmidt's ...
|Oct. 17, 2004|
|1x04 Change of Course |
When Edwin Poole escapes from the mental hospital and wanders into a criminal courtroom, he shocks the firm by taking on the pro-bono case of a man accused of murdering a police officer. ...
|Oct. 24, 2004|
|1x05 An Eye for an Eye |
Lori and Sally take on a criminal case defending a man, Jason Binder, who is accused of killing another man at a bar with a martial arts-type punch to the throat, and whose only character ...
|Oct. 31, 2004|
|1x06 Truth Be Told |
When mayoral candidate Jack Fleming has his bid for Boston's highest office threatened by dirty politics just days before the election, his wife, Samantha, seeks the help of longtime ...
|Nov. 07, 2004|
|1x07 Questionable Characters |
Lori takes the case of Michael Shea, her former informant when she was an A.D.A., who was shot while robbing a convenience store. She faces a legal and moral dilemma when she argues ...
|Nov. 21, 2004|
|1x08 Loose Lips |
In defending a man, Gil Furnald, who was fired from his post as Santa at a local department store for being a transvestite, Shore tries his own hand at pulling a rabbit out of a hat. ...
|Nov. 28, 2004|
|1x09 A Greater Good |
Crane and Shore defend a major pharmaceutical company and are conflicted over what course of action to take when startling events come to light. Meanwhile, Lori faces a moral dilemma ...
|Dec. 12, 2004|
|1x10 Hired Guns |
Brad and Lori defend a woman, Susan May, who is accused of killing her husband and his mistress when she catches them in bed. Meanwhile, at the office Christmas party, Alan Shore is ...
|Dec. 19, 2004|
|1x11 Schmidt Happens |
Founding Crane, Poole & Schmidt partner Shirley Schmidt (Candice Bergen) returns to the firm to help bring order to the chaotic office. The firebrand Schmidt proves to be a formidable ...
|Jan. 09, 2005|
|1x12 From Whence We Came |
One of the members of the firm falls victim to Shirley Schmidt's mandate to clean house and is ordered to leave immediately. Meanwhile Lori, with help from Denny Crane and Shirley Schmidt, ...
|Jan. 16, 2005|
|1x13 It Girls and Beyond |
Brad defends a high-profile publicist who is being accused of entering into a lesbian relationship solely for financial and personal gain, all the while hiding her true heterosexuality ...
|Jan. 23, 2005|
|1x14 Til We Meat Again |
Shirley Schmidt and Denny Crane represent a man whose steakhouse is being put out of business as the publicity-hungry mayor has pushed through an ordinance banning red meat for fear ...
|Feb. 13, 2005|
|1x15 Tortured Souls |
Denny Crane's son, Donny, is the opposing counsel in Denny's trial -- an obvious attempt to settle a score with Denny for letting him believe for 25 years that he was his father. Denny ...
|Feb. 20, 2005|
|1x16 Let Sales Ring |
Multi-Emmy Award winner Carl Reiner guest-stars as Milton Bombay, a client of Schmidt and Crane, who is an old adversary and legal legend wishing to be frozen and stored in a cryonics ...
|Mar. 13, 2005|
|1x17 Death Be Not Proud |
Alan Shore travels to Texas with Chelina Hall to make a last ditch appeal for death row inmate Zeke Borns, a man with diminished mental capacity who was convicted of a crime he does ...
|Mar. 20, 2005|
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