Harvey and Mike try to find a way to get Cameron removed as the prosecutor of Ava's case. When Stephen learns of their plan he offers to help and even bets Harvey that his idea will work. So Harvey kicks Mike off the case. so Mike works on a different case and asks Rachel to work with him. It involves proving a man embezzled from their client and getting him to return the money. They talk to some of the people he works with and discover that one of the women he works with, is involved with him. And they try to get her to testify against him. And Mike joins Rachel when...
As Ava Hessington's murder trial begins. Harvey, Mike and Jessica fight off betrayal from both inside the firm and out. Meanwhile, Louis and Donna seek to even the score with those who have done them wrong.
Ava Hessington hires Travis Tanner to handle her malpractice suit against the firm. And he rekindles his rivalry with Harvey. And he deposes him and even Dana. Mike finds himself in a quandary with Rachel. And when Jessica finds out about them she wants something from Rachel and tells Mike to ask her for it.
Things get complicated when Harvey (Gabriel Macht) mixes business with pleasure and gets caught between Jessica (Gina Torres) and Scottie (guest star Abigail Spencer). Painful memories plague Mike (Patrick J. Adams) as he uses a case to exorcise demons against an old foe, while Louis' (Rick Hoffman) suspicions threaten to expose Mike.
Louis is prepared to use the smoking gun that proves once and for all that Mike did not attend Harvard, and Jessica clashes with her ex-husband's widow and lawyer when he dies and she is named executor of his will.