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A woman, who quit being an attorney at her father's law firm to become a mediator, copes after her father's death.

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A woman, who quit being an attorney at her father's law firm to become a mediator, copes after her father's death.

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One of the few shows I look forward to with a Smile.
18 March 2011 | by See all my reviews

Never wrote a review for anything and I've always appreciated all you people who take the time to do so.

This cast is energetic and work well together. The writing is smart and... (okay I'll be fair), the plots are sweet and often soupy. I don't even mind because it's just fun to watch. I get sick of crime shows, dead bodies and autopsy rooms (I am not in charge of the remote). This is one of the few shows that I peek my head over my laptop to watch. Yes even my hardened husband likes this show; although, I don't think its for the same reasons I do. Can't say I blame him, Kate's a knockout along with her stepmother. If you need a break from the world but still want some substance and lots of talent stay tune.


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