The series revolves around a corporate law team led by partner Stephen Bradley, a maverick lawyer who often finds sense in apparently senseless argument.
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 Stephen Bradley (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Annie Naylor (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Martin Greig (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Ashley Carter (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Maria Acklam (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Alan Cooper-Fozzard (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Serene Green (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Melissa Chang (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Sammy Samuelson (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Dougie Baker (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Emma Naylor (6 episodes, 2003)
Ian Dunn ...
 Dominic Naylor (4 episodes, 2003)
Teresa Banham ...
 Teresa Bradley (3 episodes, 2003)
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 Andy Boyd (3 episodes, 2003)
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 John Tilson (3 episodes, 2003)
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 Sammy Samuelson's PA (2 episodes, 2003)
Joel Pitts ...
 Daniel Bradley (2 episodes, 2003)
Crispin Redman ...
 Marcus Stoll (2 episodes, 2003)
Laura Rees ...
 Elyse (2 episodes, 2003)
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 Ruth Fromberg (2 episodes, 2003)
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The series revolves around a corporate law team led by partner Stephen Bradley, a maverick lawyer who often finds sense in apparently senseless argument.

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one of the best dramas I've seen in some time
5 July 2004 | by (Evansville, Indiana) – See all my reviews

I have watched all 6 episodes of the series on BBC America. I loved the show, myself. It's so very well shot, the DP did a perfect job showing the corporate offices, the outside meetings within various parts of London, wide shots of the city- seeing all the new stuff being built, getting the quick traffic effects with the fast moving camera- all of this together with the wonderful score, it makes for great television. It's very slick, and I'm sure that's what most people notice right off the top.

The acting is actually very good. Robson Green, who plays the main character, is one of the best actors I have seen in any british series. He's been great in everything I've seen him in, and he has that look of a man with confidence, which lends very well to the character he plays. The other actors do a very nice job as well- all getting their characters down wonderfully. From Annie the obsessed-to-get-ahead in a 'man's' business...pushing her husband further and further away with this obsession, to Greg who plays the laid back gay guy character so well. The show might be worth it just to watch the actress who plays Serene do her scenes...she's drop dead gorgeous, and who couldn't love a woman who makes so many cute faces. All together- the acting is spot on.

The storylines all deal with corporate law- not the most exciting topic in the world, but the writers make it work by adding drama to nearly each deal...and the confidence that these lawyers have when dealing with clients, and how they show their expertise in the field is awe inspiring. There's always some comedy thrown about here and there, but it's not a comedy series, so it's not laugh out loud funny or anything like that. The plotlines are always interesting in that you get to see how they make the deals and how they broker deals with clients who sometimes can't seem to see eye to eye. Some of the stuff in a cpl of the episodes if actually somewhat complex, especially the story about the oil company deal and the drama going on behind the scenes with some of the players. It's all kept together in a nice coherent package tho, and that's a definite plus.

I was sad to see that they only made 6 episodes of this show. I would have caught every episode had it gone on for longer...great characters, great acting, and the stories were just plain fun to watch. Slick, stylish TV- this is what it's all about in my eyes.


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