Jerry advocates for a barber who is accused of allowing a nephew to sell crack from inside his shop. Meanwhile, Roz starts working on cases once again, Bobbie's divorce case begins, and Jerry celebrates his birthday.
Jerry and Michelle go with a full court press as they face an overly strict new judge. Making things worse, Michelle finds herself falling for a handsome cop who possibly committed perjury. Meanwhile, a case revolves around a pair of aged twins who are accused of falsifying a welfare check; and Marcus gets a date with a political figure.
Jerry's tardiness has caused fiery friction to erupt between Jerry and Judge Farnsworth. Elsewhere, Roz and Richard team up on a case involving a hate-crime. And Marcus finds himself in a tight spot with Balco over his well connected girlfriend.
A child-pornography case finds Jerry going up against Balco's zealous prosecution. Meanwhile, Bobbi's divorce proceedings take a bad turn after the soon-to-be-ex finds a legal loophole, causing possible life changing consequences to begin spinning into motion.
Conflict arrives between Jerry and Michelle's new cop boyfriend, when Jerry advocates for a woman charged with drug possession. Additionally, Bobbi defends a client stuck with a larceny charge; while Charlie and Judge Farnsworth spend an interesting dinner together.
Kessler and Farnsworth clash over a case in which a mother is set to go to prison. Elsewhere, Balco hands a case to Michelle, but she'll only have 48 hours to prepare before it goes to trial.
A woman charged with smuggling drugs is offered legal help from Bobbi, but when Michelle's cop boyfriend becomes involved it raises questions and eyebrows. Elsewhere, Jerry tries getting his client a better deal by tangling with Marcus over the issue.
Jerry defends a heroine-addled pregnant woman against Michelle. Elsewhere, surprising details arise in a case of a carriage driver accused of abusing his horse and hitting a cop.
Richard defends a law student accused of pouring beer on a cop at a sporting event. Marcus takes legal action against a father who stole food to feed his family, however, a videotape surfaces to tell another story. Bobbie and Jerry face an important personal decision.