Courtroom drama about a cagey Atlanta defense attorney with a down-home demeanor and uptown strategy. Many of the Harvard-educated lawyer's cases were on the sensational side and often decided by `Perry Mason'-like last-minute revelations on the witness stand. The stories were hardly intricate, but this proved to be Andy Griffith's second monster hit, a (more…)
First Aired: November 29, 1988
Don Knotts joins the cast as Matlock's neighbor Les, who sours Matlock's neighborliness by being accused of murdering a used-car salesman who sold him a lemon. T.J. Cassidy: John McCann. George Brenner: Alan Miller. Jessie: Cindy Morgan.