Alicia Florrick is the wife of a former state's attorney for Cook County. He has been imprisoned after a sex and corruption scandal. Alicia must deal with the public humiliation. She must also fend for her two children. After years of being a housewife and mother, she returns to work as a litigator at the law firm Stern, Lockhart & Gardner. She must now prove herself in the courtroom. Written by
Don't let the name fool you.
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Guest stars who have played themselves interacting with the show's fictional characters include: Clinton Administration advisers Vernon Jordan and Donna Brazile; Presidential MSNBC anchor and Political Commentator Chris Matthews; financial television hosts Lou Dobbs and Jim Cramer; and O.J. Simpson's lawyer and co-founder of The Innocence Project Barry Scheck. Actor, lawyer, and politician Fred Dalton Thompson plays Frank Michael Thomas, a thinly veiled version of himself (Thomas is also a former actor, lawyer, and politician). New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg appeared in the season four finale. See more