The Guardian2001 | TV Show
A young legal shark works in his father's high-powered firm and at a child-advocacy center. But the latter isn't exactly pro-bono work: it's part of a drug sentence. Still, the experience has changed him.
Premiered: September 25, 2001
Season 1, Episode 12 Causality
First Aired: January 8, 2002
Nick's first case for Kirk & McGee, overseeing the transfer of an auto-parts company from a father (John Lafayette) to his son, is handled poorly. Meanwhile, Alvin learns that a woman he represents in a child-abuse case is the daughter of a woman he represented in 1982. Ella Kurtz: Vernee Watson-Johnson. Hilary Kurtz: Nicole Prescott. Carter Sloan: Gary Dewitt Marshall.