Law firm movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant law firm movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, clever, suspenseful, captivating and humorous films and TV shows about / with law firm, lawyer, legal, workplace, courtroom, power relations, courtroom drama, lawyers and clients, dedicated lawyer and rivalry plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Comedy genres shot in USA, Germany, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as law firm: The Devil's Advocate (1997), Justice (2006), The Practice (1997), Ally McBeal (1997), The Firm (1993), Drop Dead Diva (2009), Suits (2011), Fairly Legal (2011), Michael Clayton (2007), The Good Fight (2017).

List of law firm movies

The Devil's Advocate (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A hotshot lawyer gets more than he bargained for when he learns his new boss is Lucifer himself.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, clever ...
Plot: ambition, law firm, hotshot lawyer, devil, ethics, supernatural, deal with the devil, marital problem, evil, temptation, mentor, sin ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan, new york city, southern usa, florida ...
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 7.9
 2K
Justice (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Justice is an American legal drama produced by Jerry Bruckheimer that aired on Fox in the USA and CTV in Canada. The series also aired on Warner Channel in Latin America, Nine Network in Australia, and on TV2 In New Zealand. It first was broadcast ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, captivating
Plot: law firm, lawyer, jury, media circus, trial, legal investigation, innocence, rivalry, courtroom drama, celebrity culture, legal, weakness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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 7.7
 7K
The Practice (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Practice is an American legal drama created by David E. Kelley centering on the partners and associates at a Boston law firm. Running for eight seasons on ABC from 1997 to 2004, the show won the Emmy in 1998 and 1999 for Best Drama Series, and ...
Style: tense, serious, clever, realistic, stylized
Plot: law firm, courtroom, lawyer, moral dilemma, courtroom drama, social problems, dishonesty, hotshot lawyer, dedicated lawyer, crimes, lawyers and clients, legal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 20th century
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
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 6.8
 27K
Ally McBeal (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Ally McBeal is an American legal comedy-drama television series, originally aired on Fox from September 8, 1997 to May 20, 2002. Created by David E. Kelley, the series stars Calista Flockhart in the title role as a young lawyer working in the ...
Style: talky, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: law firm, lawyer, seduction, workplace, roommate, friendship, workplace situations, workplace romance, looking for love, legal, legal action, depression ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 2000s ...
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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 6.8
 105K
The Firm (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Mitch McDeere is a young man with a promising future in Law. About to sit his Bar exam, he is approached by 'The Firm' and made an offer he doesn't refuse. Seduced by the money and gifts showered on him, he is totally oblivious to the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: law firm, moral dilemma, mafia, surveillance, lawyer, crimes, fighting the system, blackmail, seduction, murder, ambition, fbi ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, memphis, tennessee, harvard university, louisiana ...
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 7.4
 17K
Drop Dead Diva (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A shallow model suddenly dies in an accident only to find her soul resurfacing in the body of a brilliant, plus-sized attorney.
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: law firm, back from the dead, body swapping, lawyer, self control, human nature, self discovery, law and order, dishonesty, life after death, friendship, reincarnation ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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 8.6
 321K
Suits (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: While running from a drug deal gone bad, Mike Ross, a brilliant young college-dropout, slips into a job interview with one of New York City's best legal closers, Harvey Specter. Tired of cookie-cutter law school grads, Harvey takes a gamble by ...
Style: captivating, witty, stylized, talky, serious ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, family outing
Plot: prodigy, hotshot lawyer, lawyer, mentor, success, legal, boss and employee, law firm, rivalry, rivals, blackmail, deal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 7.4
 8K
Fairly Legal (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
Story: Kate Reed is a firm believer that justice can always be found--even if it's not always in the courtroom. Once a lawyer at her family's esteemed San Francisco firm, Kate's frustration with the legal system led her to a new career as a ...
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic
Plot: law firm, family relations, starting over, lawyer, loss of parent, career change, parents and children, workplace situations, boss and employee, workplace, power relations, female lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa
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 7.3
 148K
Michael Clayton (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A law firm brings in its 'fixer' to remedy the situation after a lawyer has a breakdown while representing a chemical company that he knows is guilty in a multi-billion dollar class action suit.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: lawyer, legal, lawsuit, law firm, divorce, guilt, cover up, scandal, corruption, dishonesty, uncover truth, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, milwaukee wisconsin, california
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 8.3
 16K
The Good Fight (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Picking up one year after the events of the final broadcast episode of "The Good Wife", an enormous financial scam has destroyed the reputation of a young lawyer, Maia Rindell, while simultaneously wiping out her mentor and godmother Diane ...
Style: light, captivating, exciting, entertaining
Plot: law firm, lawyer, courtroom, investigation, government, female protagonist, business partner, mistrust, suspicion, dysfunctional family, love affair, scandal ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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 6.5
 2K
Cristela (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: In her sixth year of law school, Cristela is finally on the brink of landing her first big (unpaid) internship at a prestigious law firm. The only problem is that her pursuit of success is more ambitious than her traditional Mexican-American family ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: law firm, sitcom, intern, mexican american, eccentric family, culture clash, workplace, working class, ambition, family relations, follow your dream, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, texas, dallas texas
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 6.8
 96
Just Cause (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Just Cause is an award-winning Canadian legal drama television series produced by Mind's Eye Entertainment. Filming was done in Vancouver, British Columbia but the series is set in San Francisco, California.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: law firm, parole officer, wrongfully committed, legal investigation, righting the wronged, rivalry, starting over, legal action, life is a bitch, legal, missing person, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa
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 7.0
 4K
L.A. Law (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: L.A. Law is an American television legal drama series that ran for eight seasons on NBC from September 15, 1986, to May 19, 1994. Created by Steven Bochco and Terry Louise Fisher, it contained many of Bochco's trademark features including a ...
Style: clever, stylized, serious, realistic
Plot: law firm, lawsuit, courtroom drama, lawyer, hotshot lawyer, legal action, boss and employee, partners, rivalry, legal, society, ego clash ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 724
The Deep End (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Deep End is an American television series created by David Hemingson and produced by 20th Century Fox Television for the ABC television network. Starring Mehcad Brooks, Matt Long, Tina Majorino, Clancy Brown, and Billy Zane, the show follows ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: law firm, lawsuit, lawyer, workplace, lawyers and clients, power relations, powerful corporation, supportive coworker, unsupportive coworkers, intern, apprentice, success ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
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Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law features ex-superhero Harvey T. Birdman of Birdman and the Galaxy Trio as an attorney working for a law firm alongside other cartoon stars from 1960s and 1970s Hanna-Barbera cartoon series. Similarly, Harvey's ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, law firm, parody, judge, lawsuit, courtroom, jury, legal, injustice, workplace, dishonesty, heroes ...
Time: future
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 6K
Harry's Law (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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: realistic, exciting, clever, serious
Plot: law firm, lawyer, courtroom, workplace, power relations, lawyers and clients, trial, destiny, coincidence, courtroom drama, starting over, legal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, cincinnati ohio
Is relevant ?
 8.4
 40K
Boston Legal (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Boston Legal is an American legal dramedy created by David E. Kelley and produced in association with 20th Century Fox Television for ABC. The series aired from October 3, 2004, to December 8, 2008. Boston Legal is a spin-off of long-running Kelley ...
Style: thought provoking, clever, semi serious, witty, humorous ...
Plot: courtroom drama, law firm, lawyer, ethics, legal, civil rights, friendship, divorce, workplace problem, lawyers and clients, friends, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 4K
The Guardian (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Nick Fallin is a hotshot lawyer working at his father's ultrasuccessful Pittsburgh law firm. Unfortunately, the high life has gotten the best of Nick. Arrested for drug use, he's sentenced to do 1,500 hours of community service, somehow to ...
Style: realistic, rough, semi serious, suspenseful
Plot: lawyer, law firm, custody, legal, friendship, rivalry, society, hotshot lawyer, adoptive mother, child in peril, social worker, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, philadelphia, pittsburgh
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 6.9
 21K
Puncture (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A David and Goliath law drama about a drug-addicted lawyer who takes on a health supply corporation while battling his own personal demons.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, law firm, lawsuit, courtroom, public health, righting the wronged, against the odds, legal action, fighting the system, corporate crimes, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1998, year 1995
Place: washington d.c., usa, houston texas
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Franklin & Bash (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, humorous, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: law firm, courtroom, lawyer, courtroom drama, trial, workplace situations, dedicated lawyer, young man, friends, power relations, ambitious, defense attorney ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 8.3
 62K
The Good Wife (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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, clever, sincere, touching ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, legal, workplace situations, lawyer, legal investigation, trial, crumbling marriage, law firm, corruption, courtroom, district attorney, politics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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The Gingerbread Man (1998)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Savannah lawyer Rick Magruder is at a party celebrating his courtroom victory defending a cop killer when a member of the catering staff, Mallory Doss, discovers her car has been stolen. Having had a few drinks, Magruder offers to give her a lift ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, psychological, serious, suspense ...
Plot: lawyer, psychopath, femme fatale, law firm, courtroom, crime, couples, parents and children, courtroom drama, dangerous attraction, criminal's revenge, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 90s
Place: georgia
Is relevant ?
 6.6
 26K
A Civil Action (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Jan Schlickmann is a cynical lawyer who goes out to "get rid of" a case, only to find out it is potentially worth millions. The case becomes his obsession, to the extent that he is willing to give up everything - including his career and ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, disturbing, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: lawyer, courtroom drama, trial, small town, lawsuit, law firm, leukemia, legal investigation, uncover truth, righting the wronged, reach out, legal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: massachusetts, washington d.c., boston, new jersey
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 6.5
 56K
In Her Shoes (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Irresponsible party girl Maggie (Cameron Diaz) is kicked out of her father's (Ken Howard) and stepmother's (Candice Azzara) home, where she lives for free, and is taken in by her hard-working sister, Philadelphia lawyer Rose (Toni ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: lawyer, party, audition, dysfunctional family, self discovery, couple relations, family values, wedding, job seeking, family secret, law firm, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: florida, philadelphia, usa, chicago illinois
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Made in Jersey (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A young working-class woman who uses her street smarts to compete among her pedigreed Manhattan colleagues at a prestigious New York law firm.
Style: realistic, talky, captivating, serious
Plot: law firm, legal, jury, workplace situations, lawsuit, workplace, urban, unsupportive coworkers, ambition, lawyer, italian american
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 679
Outlaw (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, serious, sincere, clever
Plot: law firm, courtroom drama, courtroom, society, district attorney, workplace, senator, fighting the system, jury, legal, dedicated lawyer, legal action ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Raising the Bar (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: The lives and cases of young lawyers who work on opposite sides - the public defender's office and the district attorney's office - as well as those who sit in judgment on their cases.
Style: serious, clever, realistic, tense, stylized
Plot: courtroom drama, district attorney, courtroom, relationship vs career, friends, friendship, workplace, classmates, legal action, dedicated lawyer, legal, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 339
Philly (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
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, sentimental, realistic, captivating
Plot: courtroom drama, lawyers and clients, legal action, dedicated lawyer, workplace situations, reluctant partners, legal, law firm, lawsuit, power relations, single mother, courtroom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
Is relevant ?
 8.1
 26K
Damages (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Damages is an American legal thriller television series created by the writing and production trio of Daniel Zelman and brothers Glenn and Todd A. Kessler. The plot revolves around the brilliant, ruthless lawyer Patty Hewes and her protégée, ...
Style: rough, clever, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: lawyer, legal investigation, hotshot lawyer, powerful corporation, trial, power relations, dishonesty, manipulations, corporate crimes, legal action, workplace, price of justice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
Is relevant ?
 8.2
 25K
Goliath (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Once a powerful lawyer, Billy McBride is now burned out and washed up, spending more time in a bar than a courtroom. When he reluctantly agrees to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit against the biggest client of Cooperman & McBride, the massive ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, rough ...
Plot: courtroom drama, father daughter relationship, law firm, ex husband ex wife relationship, name calling, lawyer, lawyer client relationship, female lawyer, politics, honest, investigation, revenge ...
Place: santa monica california
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