Conclusion. Season 1 ends with a verdict being reached in Lee Anne's sexual harassment case against the Charleston Police Department; at the same time, courtroom rivals Jamie and Roy decide whether or not to take their relationship to the next level.
Part 1 of 2. The first season concludes with a verdict being reached in Lee Anne's sexual harassment case against the Charleston Police Department; at the same time, courtroom rivals Jamie and Roy decide whether or not to take their relationship to the next level.
Jamie tries to prove Vi's ex-husband is innocent of medical malpractice, but a relationship with a former patient puts his case—and career—in jeopardy. Meanwhile, tampering allegations complicate the jury selection in Lee Anne's suit; and the love triangle between Jamie, Roy and Preston gets even more intense.
Jamie and Roy find themselves on opposing sides in civil court; at the same time, the Lee Anne Marcus sex tape is leaked to the media; and Knox faces a moral dilemma when he discovers a dirty little secret that could hurt Joyce Reed's mayoral bid.
Roy puts his family's reputation and his position at the law firm on the line when he agrees to defend his high-school sweetheart against murder charges. Meanwhile, Lee Anne tries to end her relationship with Terry for good.
Jamie and Roy find themselves pitted against each other in court when the family of a missing Charleston socialite file a wrongful death lawsuit against the city. However, things heat up between the legal rivals when they share a dance at the Mayor's Ball. Elsewhere, Lee Anne receives support from an unlikely ally; at the same time, her case is threatened by another woman making similar claims.
Jamie asks Roy for help when she works to clear the name of a pro bono client wrongfully accused of murder; and Knox is faced with a moral dilemma as he considers the impact telling the truth about the Lee Anne Marcus case could have on his mayoral campaign.
Jamie and Roy put aside their differences to prove the innocence of two football players accused of murdering their coach; at the same time, Preston finds himself begging for forgiveness after he's spotted by Jamie on the Lee Anne Marcus sex tape.
A judge suggests that Lee Anne accept a settlement offer in an effort to put an end to the scandal that's embroiling the city; at the same time, Jamie and Roy argue opposing sides in a stand-your-ground case.
Things take an unexpected violent turn when Jamie and Roy represent opposing sides in a heated custody case. Meanwhile, Roy's feeling conflicted about how to handle the missing footage from the police department sex tape.
Courtroom adversaries feel an instant romantic attraction in this legal drama, which begins when the newly appointed City Attorney squares off against a defense lawyer in a sex scandal case involving multiple members of the Charleston Police Department.