The series opens with Alicia Florrick supporting her husband Peter during an intense trial. Once they are outside, she is completely livid. She hits him. Fast forward to six months and Alicia is starting a job at a new law firm. She is late, because she meets in the wrong conference room. No one is making it easy for her, either. She meets up with Cary Agos and Diane Lockhart...Read the full recap
Nielsen Ratings: Pilot was seen by 13.71 million people, and was rated 9.2/16 in households, 4.4/11 in adults 25-54, and 3.1/8 in adults 18-49. This episode delivers this time slot's best premiere in both households and viewers since October 2, 2002 ("Judging Amy") and in key demos since September 19, 2006.