The BEST episodes of Bluff City Law

Every episode of Bluff City Law ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Bluff City Law!

Coming from a famous Memphis family known for taking on injustice, brilliant lawyer Sydney Strait used to work at her father Elijah's celebrated law firm until their tumultuous relationship got in the way. After barely speaking to him for years, Sydney is suddenly thrust back into the family fold when her philanthropist mother passes away unexpectedly. In the wake of her loss, hoping to reconnect with the daughter he loves, Elijah asks Sydney to rejoin his firm. She agrees because despite her lingering resentment and distrust, she knows that working alongside her father is her best hope at changing the world... if they can ever get along.

Last Updated: 1/4/2024Network: NBCStatus: Ended
Perfect Day
203 votes

#1 - Perfect Day

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 11/25/2019

Sydney and Elijah race against the clock to get political asylum for a journalist whose life is at risk. Emerson plans a Thanksgiving surprise for Elijah.

Directors: John Terlesky
Writer: Bill Chais
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Need to Know
206 votes

#2 - Need to Know

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/11/2019

Emerson's mother, General Virginia Howe, arrives in town with a life-or-death case she wants Sydney and Elijah to take. Delia helps her son deal with her father's meddling behavior in the family business.

Directors: Janice Cooke
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When the Levee Breaks
243 votes

#3 - When the Levee Breaks

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/21/2019

Sydney and Elijah help a twelve-year-old girl find justice for the failed levee system that flooded her town. Della and Anthony fight for an old blues musician's song rights.

Directors: Andy Wolk
Writer: Mike Daniels
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You Don't Need A Weatherman...
315 votes

#4 - You Don't Need A Weatherman...

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/30/2019

Elijah and Sydney must put personal feelings aside to help a group of farmers in danger of losing everything to an insidious corporate scheme. Anthony and Jake team up to take on a seemingly lighthearted case about a stolen barbecue sauce recipe.

Directors: Adam Davidson
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25 Years To Life
280 votes

#5 - 25 Years To Life

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/7/2019

The fate of an innocent man is in the hands of Elijah and Jake. Meanwhile, Sydney and Anthony take a case brought to them by an old professor, and it may be more than it seems.

Directors: John Terlesky
Writer: Bill Chais
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Fire in a Crowded Theater
252 votes

#6 - Fire in a Crowded Theater

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/14/2019

After a young woman is murdered Elijah and Anthony take on hate-speech in a case against a controversial leader who is represented by Elijah's old friend and attorney Rachel Madsen.

Directors: Mark Polish
Writer: Taylor Hamra
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American Epidemic
216 votes

#7 - American Epidemic

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/4/2019

Sydney, Elijah and Briana take on a pill mill owner responsible for creating an addiction epidemic in a small Tennessee town. Jake helps George move forward in his post-prison life.

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374 votes

#8 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/23/2019

In the aftermath of her family tragedy, top corporate attorney Sydney Strait puts aside years of conflict with her father Elijah to rejoin his legendary civil rights firm and take on a chemical company whose product may cause cancer.

Directors: Jessica Yu
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Ave Maria
197 votes

#9 - Ave Maria

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/18/2019

Elijah and Sydney help a Catholic teacher who is fired from her school after undergoing IVF treatment. Anthony gets involved with Briana's nephew when he is prohibited from competing on the high school wrestling team.

Directors: Erica Dunton
Writer: Maya Dunbar
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The All-American
223 votes

#10 - The All-American

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/28/2019

Sydney and Elijah try two separate cases for ex-college football star Marcus Wright, who is dying. Della is presented with a lifetime achievement award from the LGBTQ community.

Directors: Matthew Penn
Writer: Lisa Morales
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