Henry Farmer is a clever criminal law barrister whose every day is a juggling act between surviving his messy personal life and pleading cases only he can win.
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 Henry Farmer (8 episodes, 2004-2005)
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 Cleo Steyn QC (8 episodes, 2004-2005)
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 Ray Scanlon (8 episodes, 2004-2005)
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 Maureen Tyler / ... (8 episodes, 2004-2005)
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 Ben Halliwell (8 episodes, 2004-2005)
Steven Alvey ...
 Paul Bracewell (8 episodes, 2004-2005)
Edward Petherbridge ...
 Gillespie / ... (8 episodes, 2004-2005)
Camilla Power ...
 Millie Marsh (4 episodes, 2005)
Zara Turner ...
 Polly Graham (4 episodes, 2004)
George Innes ...
 Jack (4 episodes, 2004)
Frank Mills ...
 Alfie (4 episodes, 2004)
Will Knightley ...
 Gerry Graham (3 episodes, 2004)
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 Malcol Tebbott / ... (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Zak Farmer (3 episodes, 2004)
Bill Moody ...
 Symons / ... (3 episodes, 2004-2005)
Clive Merrison ...
 Jimmy Colina / ... (2 episodes, 2004-2005)
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 Zak Farmer (2 episodes, 2005)
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 Humphrey Blunt QC / ... (2 episodes, 2004)
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Henry Farmer is a clever criminal law barrister whose every day is a juggling act between surviving his messy personal life and pleading cases only he can win.

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