The Defenders (2010– )

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Two flashy Las Vegas defense attorneys go to the mat for their clients.

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 Nick Morelli (18 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Pete Kaczmarek (18 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Lisa Tyler (18 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Zoey Waters (18 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 ADA Thomas Cole (10 episodes, 2010-2011)
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Two flashy Las Vegas defense attorneys go to the mat for their clients.

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In Vegas even justice is hot.

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Despite sharing the same title, airing on the same network (CBS), and being about a pair of lawyers, this series is not a remake, updating, or connected in any way to The Defenders (1961). See more »

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Several episodes show Las Vegas Police and Clark County Sheriff's Office as two separate agencies when both are the same agency: the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. See more »

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Referenced in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: The List (2011) See more »

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Tricks
23 September 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Fantastic start to a great show, setting a legal drama in Vegas was a very clever idea, but putting such a talented cast together to do it was a stroke of genius. What I found most appealing about this drama is the fact that they push dirty tactics to a whole new level, think of this as picking up where Boston legal left off in the toying with the legal system department.

This show revolves around 2 lawyers who are more like frat boys then actual attorneys, Nick(Belushi) seems to be a veteran lawyer who's more then a little unhappy with his ex-wife and so through a haze of drinks and antics he's the lead in this firm, his second in command is Pete(o'Connelly) who seems to be more of a pretty boy and flaunts his charms at all the right people including the ADA. Together with a assortment of dirty tricks and legal bravado they seem to make the perfect pair of lawyers. 10/10 for a show that's got depth enough to understand that character development is far greater then legal jargon early on in the show.


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