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In the 90-minute pilot, Mike Ross has always dreamed of becoming a lawyer but life has taken him in a different direction. However, when an unexpected opportunity presents itself, he soon finds himself becoming the new associate at one of Manhattan's top corporate law firms. There is only one problem -- he doesn't actually have a law degree.moreless
Harvey finds his past coming back to haunt him during a case when a Judge treats him unfairly in court for sleeping with wife; however, it soon becomes clear that's not entirely true. Meanwhile, Mike is faced with an ethical dilemma when Louis forces him to do something that could hurt Harvey and his relationship in order to secure a new high profile client.moreless
Although Jessica tries to rein in Harvey, he goes rogue when he needs to fix a crisis with a client. Meanwhile, Mike learns he has to host a dinner for the rookies and asks Rachel for help.
When a pro-bono case comes up, Mike is eager to take it on; but he soon finds that it won't be that easy to win. Jessica struggles to stay detached from a client that Harvey is defending, as it's someone she knows from her past.
An old friend needs Mike's help; Harvey must decide between money and helping his trusted driver.
Mike helps Rachel to prepare herself for taking the LSAT while, he and Harvey defend a woman who has been accused of insider trading.
As Harvey's history starts to create some complications, Mike faces off against Devon in a mock trial.
Harvey must work a case with Louis but things between them and the opposing council get heated when their star witness suddenly dies. Meanwhile, Mike works on a case and soon finds that he has an important decision to make.
Mike must fight to prove Rachel's innocence as, an undefeated Boston Lawyer sets his sights on Harvey.
Mike questions the firing of an executive, whom Harvey dismissed at the request of a client.
Harvey's former mentor turns to his protégé when his office comes under investigation. Elsewhere, Mike and Louis try to settle a mogul's estate in the midst of family clashes; and Jenny worries that Mike is hiding something.
In the season finale, Harvey tries to free an innocent man but hits a wall when he goes to the district attorney, who seems more focused on preserving the system than seeking justice. Elsewhere, Trevor causes problems for Mike when he shows up on his doorstep.