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North Square 

A closed legal world steeped in tradition.

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Peter Moffat
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Series cast summary:
Phil Davis ...  Peter McLeish 10 episodes, 2000
Kevin McKidd ...  Billy Guthrie 10 episodes, 2000
James Midgley James Midgley ...  Bob / ... 10 episodes, 2000
Rupert Penry-Jones ...  Alex Hay 10 episodes, 2000
Dominic Rowan ...  Tom Mitford 10 episodes, 2000
James Murray ...  Johnny Boy 10 episodes, 2000
Helen McCrory ...  Rose Fitzgerald 10 episodes, 2000
Kim Vithana ...  Wendy de Souza 10 episodes, 2000
Ruth Millar Ruth Millar ...  Morag Black 10 episodes, 2000
Victoria Smurfit ...  Helen Ferryhough 10 episodes, 2000
Sasha Behar Sasha Behar ...  Stevie Goode 8 episodes, 2000
Tony Monroe ...  Michael Marlowe 8 episodes, 2000
Murray Head ...  Judge Martin Bould 8 episodes, 2000
Robert Mountford ...  Hussein Ali 7 episodes, 2000
Jack Fortune 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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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 October 2000 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Høg over høg See more »

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1.78 : 1
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Gets even better with time
28 October 2014 | by georgianestherSee all my reviews

hello again. Its been ten years since my last review of this show and finally I got to see it again on DVD, only 14 years since I last saw it, and its even more wonderful than ever. I still mourn its cancellation. Mckliesh, as he looks around that pub at his family. Oh that's just a wonderful bit of direction, in fact the editing is superb as well. Great line of casting, I suppose I will have to check out SILK now to see how it compares. Oh yes and I love the intro graphics as well, good music and animation. I suppose its too late to bring it back, ah well, maybe ill write another review in ten years if IMDb will let me


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