Dedicated lawyer movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant dedicated lawyer movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense and clever films and TV shows about / with legal, dedicated lawyer, lawyer, courtroom drama, power relations, courtroom, crimes, legal investigation, murder and legal action plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as dedicated lawyer: The Good Wife (2009), North Square (2000), Plain Truth (2004), Franklin & Bash (2011), Return to Sender (2004), My Cousin Vinny (1992), Janet King (2014), Crownies (2011), Untouched (2017), Wer (2013).

List of dedicated lawyer movies

 8.4
 75K
The Good Wife (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The Good Wife is a legal drama starring Emmy Award winner Julianna Margulies as a wife and mother who boldly assumes full responsibility for her family and re-enters the workforce after her husband's very public sex and political corruption ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching, clever ...
Plot: workplace situations, dedicated lawyer, law firm, legal investigation, lawyers and clients, lawyer, court, female protagonist, legal, self discovery, working mom, corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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 8.1
 297
North Square (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: North Square is an award-winning British television drama series written by Peter Moffat and broadcast by Channel 4 at the end of 2000. Starring an ensemble cast, including Phil Davis, Rupert Penry-Jones, Helen McCrory and Kevin McKidd, the ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, clever, tense, humorous ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, lawyer, legal investigation, law firm, ambition, jury, rivalry, legal, uninhibited rivalry, lawyers and clients, scapegoat, workaholic ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
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 6.2
 937
Plain Truth (2004)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An unmarried 18 year-old Amish girl is charged with the murder of her infant child.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: amish, courtroom drama, mystery, dedicated lawyer, murder, pregnancy, police investigation, crimes, legal, police detective, teenage life, forbidden love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania
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Franklin & Bash (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When they're not hanging out at their favorite hot dog stand pontificating on what they'd go through to enjoy a night with their favorite female celebrities, Jared Franklin and Peter Bash are chasing down their latest clients...sometimes ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, exciting, sincere ...
Plot: law firm, lawyer, dedicated lawyer, courtroom, court, courtroom drama, workplace situations, young man, power relations, friends, ambitious, defense attorney ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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Return to Sender (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark, USA, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: While fighting for a woman who sits on death row, a lawyer happens upon new information which brings into question the motives of a man associated with her client
Style: psychological, suspenseful, sincere, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: uncover truth, dedicated lawyer, false accusation, death sentence, confined, redemption, prison life, courtroom drama, life is a bitch, legal, dishonesty, death row ...
Place: texas
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 7.6
 123K
My Cousin Vinny (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two carefree pals traveling through Alabama are mistakenly arrested, and charged with murder. Fortunately, one of them has a cousin who's a lawyer - Vincent Gambini, a former auto mechanic from Brooklyn who just passed his bar exam after his ...
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, talky, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, court, courtroom drama, small town, false accusation, legal, dedicated lawyer, justice, jail, cousin cousin relationship, mistaken identity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: alabama, new york, new jersey, southern usa, usa
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 7.7
 2K
Janet King (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Senior Prosecutor Janet King returns from maternity leave to confront a high-profile murder, and a conspiracy which will have shocking ramifications throughout the judicial system.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, clever, political thriller
Plot: courtroom drama, legal investigation, dedicated lawyer, ambition, legal action, workplace, boss and employee, workplace situations, legal, murder, courtroom, lesbian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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 7.6
 945
Crownies (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Delving into the extraordinary world of the Department of Public Prosecutions and its young, eager lawyers, Crownies follows five young solicitors as they face the pressures and endearing madness of modern single life - in a fast paced workplace ...
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, psychological, emotional ...
Plot: courtroom drama, legal, lawyers and clients, dedicated lawyer, ambition, workplace, moral dilemma, lawsuit, workplace situations, courtroom, power relations, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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 5.1
 156
Untouched (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Untouched is the story of a reluctant attorney's struggle with inner demons while defending a teenage girl accused of murdering her newborn. When the "Hostess City of the South" is rocked by the horrific crime, Mitchell Thomas III ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspense, gloomy ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, uncover truth, haunted by the past, courtroom drama, legal, crimes, life is a bitch, legal investigation, courtroom, secret, teenage girl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa
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 5.9
 9K
Wer (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A defense attorney begins to suspect that her client, who is charged with the murders of a vacationing family, might be more than meets the eye.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: werewolf, deadly creature, murder, who done it, mystery, superhuman powers, found footage, crimes, dedicated lawyer, legal, medical examination, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
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Hunt for the Labyrinth Killer (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Young, ace assistant DA, Shelby Cook, works with driven cop, Mike Holland, to catch Daedalus, a serial killer infamous for luring his victims to their deaths through labyrinth traps. Three innocent men have already taken the fall for Daedalus and ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, law enforcement, police investigation, legal investigation, mystery, dedicated lawyer, crimes, legal, rivalry, parents and children, lawyer, lifetime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.7
 637
Unbowed (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Inspired by the true story of Kim Kyung-ho, a math professor who was arrested for shooting a crossbow at the presiding judge of his appeal against unfair dismissal.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, thought provoking, tense ...
Plot: legal, mathematics, dedicated lawyer, life is a bitch, courtroom drama, legal investigation, legal action, injustice, society, courtroom, judge, court ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, south korea
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 6.2
 717
Outlaw (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Outlaw is an American television series that was aired on the NBC network. The one-hour courtroom drama stars Jimmy Smits as a Supreme Court Justice who resigns from the bench and returns to private practice in an elite law firm where Claire Sax, ...
Style: realistic, clever, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: law firm, legal, lawyers and clients, dedicated lawyer, workplace, hotshot lawyer, legal action, courtroom, power relations, society, jury, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.6
 1K
Heavens Fall (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Successful New York attorney Sam Leibowitz travels to the South in 1933 to defend nine young black men accused of raping two women on an Alabama freight train.
Style: serious, sincere, disturbing, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: false accusation, courtroom, interracial relations, racism, discrimination, injustice, dishonesty, legal, politics, jury, hopes, courtroom drama ...
Time: 1930s
Place: usa, new york, alabama
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 6.9
 1K
Difret (2014)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: Ethiopia, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Three hours outside of Addis Ababa, a bright 14-year-old girl is on her way home from school when men on horses swoop in and kidnap her. The brave Hirut grabs a rifle and tries to escape, but ends up shooting her would-be husband. In her village the ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, touching, emotional, social ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: human rights, injustice, righting the wronged, legal investigation, fighting the system, against the odds, false accusation, dishonesty, legal, hopes, life is a bitch, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1995
Place: ethiopia, africa
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 6.0
 11K
Legal Eagles (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: District Attorney Tom Logan is set for higher office, at least until he becomes involved with defence lawyer Laura Kelly and her unpredictable client Chelsea Deardon. It seems the least of Chelsea's crimes is the theft of a very valuable ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, entertaining, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, romance, crimes, investigation, conspiracy, murder, legal action, dedicated lawyer, court case, cons and scams, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
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 6.6
 18K
JAG (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: JAG is an American legal drama television show with a distinct military theme, created by Donald P. Bellisario, and produced by Belisarius Productions in association with Paramount Network Television. The first season was co-produced with NBC ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: military, navy, marines, army investigation, lawyer, court martial, insubordination, military life, courtroom drama, dedicated lawyer, legal investigation, price of justice ...
Time: future, 90s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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 6.3
 417
Salvation (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A young law student finds his strongly held ideals clashing with the work he has to undertake, leading to a crisis of confidence in this 2001 Bollywood feature from director Ashok Mehta.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: false accusation, hotshot lawyer, fighting the system, protagonist as suspect, frame up, law enforcement, dishonesty, society, life is a bitch, dedicated lawyer, crimes, legal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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100 Centre Street (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: 100 Centre Street is an American legal drama created by Sidney Lumet and starring Alan Arkin, Val Avery, Bobby Cannavale, Joel de la Fuente and Paula Devicq.
Style: serious, thought provoking, realistic, suspenseful, gloomy
Plot: courtroom, legal action, workplace situations, lawsuit, dedicated lawyer, crimes, workplace, legal, law enforcement, jury, cop witness relations, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 7.3
 8K
Music Box (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A lawyer defends her father accused of war crimes, but there is more to the case than she suspects.
Style: suspenseful, tense, emotional, talky, heartbreaking ...
Plot: courtroom drama, anti semitism, justice, court, war crime, courtroom, lawyer, communism, betrayal, world war two, manipulation, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, germany, poland, israel, argentina ...
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 7.8
 38K
Law & Order (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Law & Order is an American police procedural and legal drama television series, created by Dick Wolf and part of the Law & Order franchise. It originally aired on NBC and, in syndication, on various cable networks. Law & Order premiered ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: crime investigation, law and order, lawyer, police, murder investigation, legal, evidence, police officer, homicide detective, coworker, punishment, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 80s, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.3
 43K
High Crimes (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A female attorney learns that her husband is really a marine officer awol for fifteen years and accused of murdering fifteen civilians in El Salvador. Believing her husband when he tells her that he's being framed as part of a U.S. Military ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, twist ending, clever, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: lawyer, army investigation, murder, false accusation, fighting the system, life turned upside down, military, fbi, justice, conspiracy, courtroom, court ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1988
Place: san francisco, latin america, usa, los angeles, mexico
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 6.4
 568
Word of Honor (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Prompted by a just-published book that holds ex-lieutenant Ben Tyson accountable for a hushed-up massacre committed by his platoon in a Hue hospital 18 years before, the army recalls Tyson to stand trial for murder. Tyson, confronted by an army ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: courtroom drama, vietnam war, protagonist as suspect, uncover truth, dishonesty, legal, society, fighting the system, dedicated lawyer, military, crimes, law enforcement ...
Place: asia, vietnam
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Dirty Sexy Money (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The Darling family's obscene wealth and enormous power makes them easy targets for their rivals, enemies, and the tabloids. Patriarch Tripp uses his money and influence to shield his five adult children from the prying eyes of the world. As ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, talky, sexual ...
Plot: wealthy family, lawyer, dysfunctional family, family problems, dedicated lawyer, lifestyle, eccentric family, family life, heir, mogul, master and servant, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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 7.3
 398
Philly (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Philly is an American television series created by Steven Bochco that focused on criminal defense attorney Kathleen Maguire. It lasted a full season and was canceled due to low ratings. The final episode was advertised heavily as the series finale, ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: courtroom drama, legal action, legal, dedicated lawyer, lawyers and clients, single mother, workplace situations, reluctant partners, law firm, lawsuit, power relations, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
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 7.3
 6K
Harry's Law (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Harriet, Matthew and Malcolm couldn't be any more different, but when they cross paths, they realize they're all looking for a fresh start. The most unlikely of people are starting a law practice in the most unlikely of places -- a rundown ...
Style: serious, clever, exciting, realistic
Plot: law firm, lawyer, courtroom, starting over, workplace, courtroom drama, court, legal action, partners, legal, dedicated lawyer, lawyers and clients ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cincinnati ohio
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 5.7
 4K
Last Dance (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Upon taking a new job, young lawyer Rick Hayes is assigned to the clemency case of Cindy Liggett, a woman convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to death. As Hayes investigates the background for her case, the two begin to form a deep ...
Style: emotional, talky, intense, serious, tense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: prison, lawyer, murder, death row, lethal injection, death sentence, justice, love story, courtroom drama, prison life, life is a bitch, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, texas, australia, india, taj mahal ...
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 5.1
 104
Trapped (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The suicide was easy, getting away with everything else could be murder.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: legal investigation, protagonist as suspect, manhunt, mind game, femme fatale, couples, dedicated lawyer, rivalry, crimes, betrayal, law enforcement, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Presumed Innocent (1990)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Life takes a nasty twist for D.A. Rusty Sabich when the woman he has been romantically involved with is murdered. He is assigned to investigate the case, but is soon charged with the murder.
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, tricky ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, lawyer, murder, crimes, mistress, infidelity, investigation, mystery, murder mystery, legal, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: michigan, detroit
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 6.6
 10K
Suspect (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When a Supreme Court judge commits suicide and his secretary is found murdered, all fingers point to Carl Anderson (Liam Neeson), a homeless veteran who's deaf and mute. But when public defender Kathleen Riley (Cher) is assigned to his case, ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, intense, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: courtroom drama, legal investigation, lawyer, murder mystery, murder, courtroom, justice, mystery, false accusation, manipulation, police corruption, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, washington d.c., vietnam
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