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The Bold Ones: The Lawyers 

Walter Nichols, an older and experienced lawyer, serves as a mentor to two attorney brothers. Brian is the more cerebral sibling, better at research. The younger Neil is impulsive and prone... See full summary »

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Roy Huggins
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1972   1971   1970   1969  
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Burl Ives ...  Walter Nicholls / ... 27 episodes, 1969-1972
Joseph Campanella ...  Brian Darrell 26 episodes, 1969-1972
James Farentino ...  Neil Darrell 21 episodes, 1969-1972
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Walter Nichols, an older and experienced lawyer, serves as a mentor to two attorney brothers. Brian is the more cerebral sibling, better at research. The younger Neil is impulsive and prone towards difficult cases.The three men combine their varied talents into creating a successful law firm.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 September 1969 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Lawyers See more »

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Production Co:

Universal Television See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(27 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

This was one of four elements under the "Bold Ones" umbrella title. Originally, it would air every four weeks. However, by its final season it was alternating every two weeks with The Bold Ones: The New Doctors (1969). See more »

Quotes

Walter Nichols: Any lawyer who represents himself in a trial has a fool for a client.
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Connections

Featured in The Universal Story (1996) See more »

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