The BEST Episodes of All Rise

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 15, 2020

Network: CBS

The series follows the dedicated, chaotic, hopeful, and sometimes absurd lives of judges, prosecutors, and public defenders as they work with bailiffs, clerks and cops to get justice for the people of Los Angeles amidst a flawed legal system.

The Joy From Oz

#1 - The Joy From Oz

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 16, 2019

Amid holiday parties, Lola must defend herself before the Commission on Judicial Performance after a complaint is made against her. Also, Judge Lisa Benner enlists Sara, Emily and Luke in staging a “Wizard of Oz”-themed mock trial for the children of Hall of Justice employees, in which Dorothy is on trial for killing the wicked witch.

star 8.00
225 votes
Dancing at Los Angeles

#2 - Dancing at Los Angeles

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired May 4, 2020

With Los Angeles under a mandatory shelter-in-place order and trials piling up, Judge Benner authorizes Judge Carmichael to preside over a virtual bench trial, a case regarding a dispute between brothers over a car, on the virtually produced.

star 7.99
191 votes
Fool for Liv

#3 - Fool for Liv

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 28, 2019

Lola contends with a fame-hungry defendant, personal assistant Olivia McLeland, and a circus-like courtroom while presiding over a celebrity’s murder trial that forces her to find peace at Sherri’s home after she’s chased by paparazzi.

star 7.91
286 votes
Directors: Stacey K. Black
Writers: Conway Preston
A View from the Bus

#4 - A View from the Bus

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 14, 2019

When a jury's field trip to a crime scene takes a dramatic turn, Judge Lola Carmichael must determine if the trip she granted helped the defendant or biased the jury. Also, Mark is ready to take down a reputed crime boss, but discovers it's more complicated after he learns that a cop may have tampered with the evidence.

star 7.88
312 votes
Directors: Bronwen Hughes
Writers: Aaron Carter
Sweet Bird of Truth

#5 - Sweet Bird of Truth

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 7, 2019

Lola immerses herself in the world of online gaming when she presides over her first trial concerning cybercrimes, after two friends go head-to-head over a deleted avatar and all the assets associated with it. Also, Mark discovers life without Lola in the DA’s office is going to be lonelier than he thought, and Luke is set to be honored at the annual Valor Awards for his heroism.

star 7.85
316 votes
Writers: Iturri Sosa, Sunil Nayar
A Long Day's Journey into ICE

#6 - A Long Day's Journey into ICE

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 30, 2019

When an ICE agent pursues a defendant in Lola’s courtroom, she must fend him off while determining the appropriate sentence for the offender, an undocumented immigrant, whose crime was warning people of a grocery store selling spoiled goods.

star 7.84
357 votes
Writers: Gregory Nelson
What the Constitution Greens to Me

#7 - What the Constitution Greens to Me

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jan 6, 2020

Following her battle with the Commission of Judicial Performance, Lola questions her own brand of creative justice. And when Benner assigns Lola a politically charged eco-terrorism trial that involves a senator's son, once again, Lola realizes she must trust her instincts in order to succeed.

star 7.84
237 votes
Directors: Steve Robin
Writers: Shernold Edwards
Devotees in the Courthouse of Love

#8 - Devotees in the Courthouse of Love

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 21, 2019

Lola officiates her first nuptials on "Wedding Day," an annual event when couples flock to the Hall of Justice to be married free of charge. Also, Lola and public defender Emily Lopez are torn between civil laws and the laws of a higher power when it seems they must allow Phoebe, a nun with a shady past, to go to prison for a criminal act against the church that she believes is morally right.

star 7.83
295 votes
Writers: Shernold Edwards

#9 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 23, 2019

A new courthouse drama that follows the chaotic, hopeful and sometimes absurd lives of its judges, prosecutors and public defenders, as they work with bailiffs, clerks and cops to get justice for the people of Los Angeles amidst a flawed legal process.

star 7.83
429 votes
Writers: Greg Spottiswood
Bye Bye Bernie

#10 - Bye Bye Bernie

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 3, 2020

When Lola's mother makes a statement about her daughter in a newspaper, Lola must contend with her mother and her colleagues who commend her mother's harsh words about the justice system.

star 7.81
231 votes
Uncommon Women and Mothers

#11 - Uncommon Women and Mothers

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 4, 2019

Mark and Emily go head to head in court for the first time, and things get awkward when Mark must cross-examine Lola's mother, Roxy (L. Scott Caldwell) , when she's called as a character witness in the case for a homeless youth charged with felony vandalism.

star 7.81
273 votes
In the Fights

#12 - In the Fights

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Apr 6, 2020

Emily's season-long composure and compartmentalization nosedives when she defends a young man charged with felony domestic violence. Also, Lola struggles with supporting Robin's distant job offer, and causes a rift with Mark when she reprimands his girlfriend, Amy, for grandstanding in the courtroom.

star 7.80
194 votes
Maricela and the Desert

#13 - Maricela and the Desert

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 18, 2019

Lola and Emily find themselves on opposing sides when the key witness in a murder trial is the victim's 11-year-old daughter. Also, when Mark's key witness in a case winds up in a Vegas jail, Luke accompanies Mark on a road trip to the desert to bring the witness back to testify.

star 7.80
260 votes
I Love You, You’re Perfect, I Think

#14 - I Love You, You’re Perfect, I Think

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Mar 9, 2020

When Lola learns Judge Benner’s whistleblower secret as part of her background research for her Attorney General campaign, she faces an excruciating dilemma. Lola has an obligation to expose the ethical breach, but knows that doing so could end her mentor’s career. Also, Emily is avoiding the implications of Luke’s “I love you” as she represents a client with mental health issues.

star 7.80
206 votes

#15 - Dripsy

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 9, 2019

Lola exercises a rarely used judicial power when she fires a lawyer for failing to provide a robust defense for his client. Also, Mark’s dad, Vic, is arrested for murder.

star 7.79
241 votes
My Fair Lockdown

#16 - My Fair Lockdown

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Feb 17, 2020

Lola’s world spins out of control when she presides over the trial of Emily’s client who rejects the rule of law and seizes control of the courtroom.

star 7.78
225 votes
What the Bailiff Saw

#17 - What the Bailiff Saw

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Jan 20, 2020

Lola travels to Washington to help her husband land an important job at the FBI; Mark and Amy Quinn's relationship heats up as Amy tries to put together a winning defense for Vic Callan's murder case.

star 7.75
248 votes
Merrily We Ride Along

#18 - Merrily We Ride Along

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Apr 13, 2020

After a near breakdown, Emily arrives at a sobering conclusion, and Lola suggests she find professional help in order to get healthy. Also, Mark finds himself in an uncomfortable position after he agrees to do a police ride-along, and Lola is faced with her own crisis after learning that Robin didn't get the job in Los Angeles.

star 7.70
182 votes
Prelude to a Fish

#19 - Prelude to a Fish

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Feb 10, 2020

As Benner prepares to run for attorney general, she seeks Lola's help to search for anything that could compromise her campaign; Emily's client is hesitant to file a police report against her abusive boyfriend.

star 7.70
237 votes
How to Succeed in Law Without Really Re-trying

#20 - How to Succeed in Law Without Really Re-trying

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 25, 2019

When one of Lola's former murder cases is overturned on appeal, Mark helms the retrial and struggles to keep the bomber in jail, while Lola fears she may have prosecuted an innocent man.

star 7.69
236 votes
The Tale of Three Arraignments

#21 - The Tale of Three Arraignments

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Mar 16, 2020

Lola and Mark find themselves in trouble for pushing their bosses too hard in their pursuit of justice and fair play. As punishment, Lola is assigned to arraignment court for the week, while Mark is bumped down to the Charge Evaluation Unit. Also, their best friend from law school, powerhouse attorney Rachel Audubon (Ryan Michelle Bathe), is there to witness it all.

star 7.65
212 votes