King and Maxwell investigate the suicide of the son of one of King's former colleagues. The case then takes an unforeseen turn involving a killer possibly targeting the family members of former Secret Service agents.
Carter is suspended for assaulting an officer, triggering an investigation by Sean and Michelle. Before long, the duo comb through a bizarre mix of clues involving Carter's most recent case. Elsewhere, Sean casts light on his past as a Secret Service agent.
An assassination attempt is made on a visiting diplomat. When Michelle falls under suspicion for the crime, Sean serves as her lawyer to prove her innocence. Along the way, the duo dig up a possible high-level cover-up.
Private investigators Sean King (Jon Tenney) and Michelle Maxwell (Rebecca Romijn), who share crisp chemistry and have unique skills, crack crime cases in this drama series. In the premiere, Sean's lawyer friend is mysteriously killed in a case that comes with possible political repercussions. Based on author David Baldacci's characters.