Alicia stands firm against standing for State’s Attorney despite Eli’s efforts to persuade her to launch a campaign. Diane thinks about joining Florrick/Agos as partner as an internal crisis threatens to destroy the firm.
Alicia attempts to prevent one of the firm's biggest client from leaving as Florrick/Agos continues to struggle with an internal legal crisis.
Cary’s freedom is completely the hands of his pretrial service officer, Joy Grubick, as she talks to his colleagues to decide whether or not he should remain behind bars.
A respected campaign manager is asked to help Alicia explore the option of running for state attorney.
Dean and Alicia represent a former chief executive who is suing the company that fired her. They go head to head with Elsbeth and Rayna. Florrick/Agos/Lockhart are threatened by a hacker.
Alicia and Elsbeth stop their legal battle after the government brings an economic espionage charge against both of their clients. Diane is determined to move Florrick/Agos/Lockhart into the Lockhart/Gardner/Canning office space.
As he prepares his case against Cary, Finn finds a potentially devastating piece of evidence which could have some serious ramifications for both Alicia and Peter.
Alicia becomes involved in a college rape case that puts her against Louis Canning after it moves from a university hearing to civil court. Eli and Elfman host a political focus group as Alicia's campaign for State's Attorney continues.
Alicia needs to deal with a crisis of conscience after she’s encouraged to go negative in her campaign for State’s Attorney. The Feds attempt to convince Cary to work with them as they try to build a case against Lemond Bishop.
When Cary’s case goes to trial, a plea deal offer has him seriously considering jail time. Also, a joke between mother and daughter lands Alicia in trouble as her campaign for State’s Attorney is in full stride.
Alicia and Frank Prady square off in a crucial debate in the race for State’s Attorney as Peter and the city of Chicago prepare for a potential riot.