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A British comedy series following the misadventures of a small law firm. The staff includes such characters as the young and eager bumbler Colin, the old and timid bumbler Bob and the stern... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
Patrick Barlow Patrick Barlow ...  Bob / ... 21 episodes, 1995-1998
Imelda Staunton ...  Stella Phelps 21 episodes, 1995-1998
Richard Lumsden ...  Colin Lotus 21 episodes, 1995-1998
Kate Isitt ...  Alison 21 episodes, 1995-1998
Matthew Ashforde Matthew Ashforde ...  Darren 21 episodes, 1995-1998
Jeremy Clyde Jeremy Clyde ...  Dick Spackman 14 episodes, 1995-1996
Nicole Arumugam Nicole Arumugam ...  Sarah / ... 11 episodes, 1995-1998
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A British comedy series following the misadventures of a small law firm. The staff includes such characters as the young and eager bumbler Colin, the old and timid bumbler Bob and the stern and unsympathetic office commander Stella. Leading this gang is the completely incompetent Dick Spackman, who breezes through life unaware that his employees can barely handle their own affairs, let alone their clients'. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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UK

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English

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12 September 1995 (UK) See more »

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Pykälänviilajat See more »

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(21 episodes)

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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The star of the show is called Stella (Stellar = starlike), and the remaining main characters are named alphabetically: Alison, Bob, Colin and Darren. See more »

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Is it legal
19 April 2009 | by ormediaSee all my reviews

Is it legal is an interesting comedy series. The show details out instances of law misbehavior of a local law firm. Funny stuff and a great series. I give this comedy series a 9 out of 10 starts. For all the good a comedy show like this produces it does not equate to the real world. In reality people do not live such a comedy lifestyle. They live in the real world with real consequences. Everyday people wonder about legalities. Is it legal to do this, is it legal to do that. These are all interesting and valid questions in the quest for legal knowledge. Fortunately there is a website that helps address these legal questions. The site on is it legal to can be checked out at isitlegalto.com.

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