People have voted for their favorite legal TV shows and here is a list of the most watched and best ranked legal TV shows ever made. One thing is for sure: you will definitely feel like a lawyer at the end of each show.
Mike Ross is a young college drop-out who occasionally works as an exam-taker for law students in exchange for money. The first episode starts with Ross running away from some drug dealers and ending up taking a random job interview with one of New York City’s best legal closers, Harvey Specter. Harvey is impressed by Mike’s ability to memorize intricate details and gives him a chance by hiring him on the spot. They both have a lot to learn from each other: Mike learns to practice law in the real world, while Harvey learns from the sympathy and strong connection that Mike shows in every case. This helps Harvey understand why he wanted to study law from the beginning. However, they also have to deal with keeping the secret that Mike is not a Harvard graduate from the other employees in the firm, the paralegal Rachel, managing partner Jessica, Harvey’s assistant Donna and Harvey’s enemy, Louis.
The Good Wife is a drama about Alicia Florrick, who has dedicated all of her life to being a good wife and mother. Her husband, Peter Florrick, is a former state’s attorney for Cook County. Her peaceful life turns upside down when her husband’s humiliating public sex and political corruption comes to light. He ends up in jail and Alicia is left to take care of the children on her own. In order to provide for her family, she decides to re-enter the workforce. After years of only being a housewife, she finds a job as a litigator at a law firm called ‘’Stern, Lockhart & Gardner. Peter spends a lot of time trying to appeal his conviction, but will he be discharged?
Annalise Keating is a great law professor. At the beginning of the semester she promises her students to teach them how to get away with murder. Based on the responses of the students, she chooses five students to help her with real life law cases. Upon arrival at school, everyone is notified that Lila Stangard, a young girl, is missing. She is later found dead in a water tank. Everyone is a suspect and her death will not only change a lot of lives but also lead to a series of murders.
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