The BEST Episodes of The Firm

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jul 9, 2020

Network: NBC

Based on the best-selling novel by John Grisham, "The Firm" is a new drama series that continues the story of attorney Mitchell McDeere who, as a young associate 10 years earlier, had brought down the prestigious Memphis law firm of Bendini, Lambert & Locke, which had been operating as a front for the Chicago mob. After a difficult decade, which included a stay in the Federal Witness Protection Program, McDeere and his family now emerge from isolation to reclaim their lives and their future -- only to find that past dangers are still lurking and new threats are everywhere. Written by NBC Publicity

Chapter Fifteen

#1 - Chapter Fifteen

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Apr 28, 2012

Mitch and Ray make risky decisions in their bid to expose Kevin Stack and the Noble Insurance conspiracy. Meanwhile, Abby finds herself at the center of things as Stack and Alex Clark endeavor to evade justice.

star 8.25
475 votes
Chapter Ten

#2 - Chapter Ten

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 10, 2012

Mitch defends a woman accused of kidnapping a baby; Abby suspects that a student is being abused; Ray and Tammy find information concerning the Sarah Holt case; Joey Morolto admits to being the head of the crime family.

star 8.24
444 votes
Directors: David Frazee
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Chapter Fourteen

#3 - Chapter Fourteen

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Apr 21, 2012

Mitch makes a deal with Kevin Stack to keep Abby safe; the FBI arrests Mitch and Ray; Abby tries to manipulate her captors in a bid to escape.

star 8.23
477 votes
Chapter Eighteen

#4 - Chapter Eighteen

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired May 26, 2012

When Mitch defends a renowned novelist accused of murder, his client's famously unstable nature threatens to destroy the case. Back in her hometown, Abby forms a bond with Dr. Wilson that goes beyond the normal doctor-patient relationship.

star 8.20
381 votes
Chapter Eight

#5 - Chapter Eight

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 25, 2012

After being cleared as a suspect in the death of Martin Moxon, Mitch is released from jail and immediately finds himself thrown into a new case against a large pharmaceutical company. During a free moment, Mitch visits Sarah Holt in jail, but she refuses to answer any of his questions. Elsewhere, Ray uncovers a clue about Mitch's pursuer on the day of Moxon's death, and Tammy and Abby investigate a mysterious list Moxon left behind.

star 8.16
502 votes
Chapter Eleven

#6 - Chapter Eleven

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Mar 24, 2012

Mitch represents a death-row inmate who wants to help the family he wronged in an unusual way; Tammy inherits a house from a deceased aunt, which causes tension with Ray; developments in the Sarah Holt case unfold.

star 8.15
444 votes
Directors: Helen Shaver
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Chapter Twelve

#7 - Chapter Twelve

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Mar 31, 2012

Sarah Holt finally tells Mitch the truth about her case; Mitch makes an mistake that could land a client in jail for life; Tammy asks a hacker to search for clues on Sarah's computer.

star 8.10
498 votes
Directors: Kelly Makin
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Chapter Twenty

#8 - Chapter Twenty

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Jun 30, 2012

An incident from a client's college days becomes problematic for Mitch; Abby must decide if she can work for Joey Morolto Jr.

star 8.09
438 votes
Writers: Jamie Gorenberg, Lukas Reiter, Vincent Angell
Chapter Thirteen

#9 - Chapter Thirteen

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Apr 14, 2012

Abby and Claire are under Coleman's protection, but Mitch, Ray, and Tammy, who abandoned their evidence against Nobel when they ran from the house, steer clear of the FBI and agree to meet with Andrew. Are they being set up? Tammy is sure that another Nobel client will be murdered today; without backing from his boss, Coleman goes to check it out. With help from a computer genius named Dimitry, Tammy, Mitch, Ray, and Andrew set up an elaborate scheme to get access to a secret room at Kinross & Clark where Nobel files are kept. Kevin Stack proves to be an adversary with extensive resources.

star 8.09
417 votes
Chapter Six

#10 - Chapter Six

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 2, 2012

Mitch discovers ulterior motives when a judge offers leniency for his client; Claire tries to convince her parents she needs a cell phone; Tammy and Ray continue working on the Sarah Holt case.

star 8.02
443 votes
Directors: Helen Shaver
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Chapter Nine

#11 - Chapter Nine

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 3, 2012

Mitch and Ray probe the death of a sergeant's son and the case becomes a national security matter; Tammy lands a new job to break new ground in the Sarah Holt case.

star 7.92
536 votes
Chapter Twenty-Two

#12 - Chapter Twenty-Two

Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Jul 14, 2012

On the day of Ray and Tammy's wedding, a new enemy threatens to destroy the joyous family occasion. As Patrick Walker's trial begins, Mitch makes a startling discovery that the conspiracy surrounding the case goes deeper than just the mob.

star 7.91
439 votes
Directors: Helen Shaver
Writers: Lukas Reiter
Chapter Seven

#13 - Chapter Seven

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 18, 2012

Mitch's defense of a new client, Nate Murphy, is complicated when the young man's brother is named as a co-defendant. Running out of time, Mitch must convince Nate to go against his own brother and become a witness for the prosecution. Meanwhile, Tammy turns up the heat on a potential ally, Martin Moxon, to help explain his cryptic clue in the slow evolving Sarah Holt case.

star 7.77
443 votes
Chapter Five

#14 - Chapter Five

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jan 26, 2012

Mitch is given the difficult task of defending Judd Grafton, a gambler wrongly accused of murder. With Judd continuing to claim his innocence and willing to take the risk of a guilty verdict, Mitch puts Ray to work to find any helpful clues.

star 7.76
690 votes
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Chapter Four

#15 - Chapter Four

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 19, 2012

Mitch takes the case of a female psychiatrist accused of murdering an ex-patient that had been stalking her. All the while, Mitch also struggles with an eerie feeling that he is being watched and begrudgingly tells Abby and the FEDS.

star 7.76
700 votes
Directors: Fred Gerber
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Chapter Seventeen

#16 - Chapter Seventeen

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired May 26, 2012

Mitch defends a young woman charged with solicitation and learns that she is harboring a dangerous secret. Elsewhere, Abby and Claire embark on a trip to Kentucky to visit Abby's parents.

star 7.74
386 votes
Chapter Twenty-One

#17 - Chapter Twenty-One

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Jul 7, 2012

Jury selection begins in the Patrick Walker case, and Joey Morolto Jr. tries a deadly scheme in a bid to regain control of his mob family.

star 7.70
385 votes
Directors: Holly Dale
Writers: Andrew Matisziw, Katie Swain, Peter Noah
Chapter Sixteen

#18 - Chapter Sixteen

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired May 12, 2012

Abby takes the stand in the government's case against Kevin Stack while Mitch tries to learn the details of Stack's master plan.

star 7.69
437 votes
Chapter One

#19 - Chapter One

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 8, 2012

After young lawyer Mitchell McDeere exposed the law firm he worked for was a front for the Chicago mob, he and his family found themselves in the Federal Witness Protection Program. Now, a decade later, McDeere, his wife Abby and daughter Claire, begin their efforts to reclaim their lives, which proves to be an uphill battle.

star 7.57
910 votes
Chapter Three

#20 - Chapter Three

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 12, 2012

Mitch must defend the son of a partner in his new firm against a murder charge; as Mitch begins working on the Sarah Holt case, he starts to understand why Kinross & Clark brought him on.

star 7.57
761 votes
Directors: Helen Shaver
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Chapter Nineteen

#21 - Chapter Nineteen

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Jun 23, 2012

Joey Morolto asks Mitch to defend his best friend on a murder charge and in return Joey won't kill Mitch and his family.

star 7.56
383 votes
Directors: David Straiton
Writers: Jonathan Shapiro, Lukas Reiter, Peter Noah
Chapter Two

#22 - Chapter Two

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 8, 2012

Continuing his defense in the schoolyard killing, Mitch learns of a plot to kill his client, and has Ray pretend to be a hit man to solicit the perpetrator. Meanwhile, mega-firm Kinross & Clark proposes a partnership agreement.

star 7.53
342 votes
Directors: David Straiton
Writers: Lukas Reiter