A closed legal world steeped in tradition.

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Series cast summary:
...  Peter McLeish 10 episodes, 2000
...  Billy Guthrie 10 episodes, 2000
James Midgley ...  Bob / ... 10 episodes, 2000
...  Alex Hay 10 episodes, 2000
...  Tom Mitford 10 episodes, 2000
...  Johnny Boy 10 episodes, 2000
...  Rose Fitzgerald 10 episodes, 2000
...  Wendy de Souza 10 episodes, 2000
Ruth Millar ...  Morag Black 10 episodes, 2000
...  Helen Ferryhough 10 episodes, 2000
Sasha Behar ...  Stevie Goode 8 episodes, 2000
...  Michael Marlowe 8 episodes, 2000
...  Judge Martin Bould 8 episodes, 2000
...  Hussein Ali 7 episodes, 2000
Jack Fortune ...  Leo Wilson / ... 6 episodes, 2000
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Barristers. They are young, educated, soft on the inside, hard where it counts. Don t let the wigs fool you, when you stand alone in court, when your life is on the line, these are the people you want between you and the jury. The North Square chambers are finding their feet, fighting for a large piece of the criminal justice business in Leeds. Working for his barristers or maybe the other way around is their manipulative chief clerk. Ruthless, obsessive, with a razor sharp mind and a cosh-like sensibility, Peter McLeish loves the business and the business loves him. Written by Anonymous

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Brilliant series cancelled for nothing.

A great, slick, angry, and so very intelligent legal drama. Great casting and acting, and my intro to McCrory. One of those series, oh fantastic, building up characters over episodes and then, for no good reason, being cancelled and wiped out. How very very annoying, especially seeing what Reality TV that Ch4 pulps out year after year instead. I still miss knowing what development might have occurred in this stunning show. And great to see a top lead vehicle for Phil Davis. That moment at the end, his fatherly role, looking round at his troupe in the pub... perfection.


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