Martha and Clive find themselves on the opposing sides of a high profile assisted suicide case as a mother is accused of helping her severely paralyzed daughter to die. Martha has to fight for her client ignoring the moral arguments surrounding the case. Billy's position becomes compromised and there's a new opening for Head of Chambers.
Martha has to put her personal feelings aside when she has to defend a footballer accused of a pitch side assault. She soon realises her client is hiding something and has to break down his barriers to win the case against Clive. A resignation shocks the chambers.