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 17 The Divide
First Aired: March 12, 2002
Nick (Simon Baker) represents two brothers---one who's smart, one with brain damage---who face being separated when their foster parents only want to adopt the gifted brother. Meanwhile, Jake (Raphael Sbarge) tries to help his father, who could lose his house to a loan shark. Burton: Dabney Coleman.