The named partner Shirley Schmidt arrives to bring order to the firm. While making herself known, she deals with Denny who does not want her there. Lori and Paul represent a Sudanese native who is suing the U.S. government for not taking action against the mayhem that is happening in his country. Alan defends Bernard who killed his mother. Written by
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Rene Auberjonois, who plays Paul Lewiston, would later work again with guest star Gregory Alan Williams through voice acting roles for Fallout: New Vegas. See more
(episode #1.11), Alan checks Bernard's mother's pulse with his thumb. Under some circumstances it's possible to feel your own pulse with your thumb, so he should have used his fingers. See more
[to Alan Shore
Since I'm your boss, I can't return your sexual banter, but I will state for the record that if I were looking for a rattle, he would be younger. He would be better-looking. He would be something other than a self-loathing narcissist with a dwarf fetish and, judging from what I saw in the mirror when I first came in, he would be *bigger*. Much.