Mitch's new client is a learning impaired young man named Nate Murphy who, along with his brother Shawn, was part of a three-man robbery-homicide at a jewellery store. The third man committed the murder and the prosecution is offering a plea to only one of the Murphy brothers. When Nate wants to stick together, Mitch makes an agreement with Shawn's attorney to do so only to have Shawn take the deal anyway. Now Mitch must find a reason for the prosecutor to change his mind.
Also, Tammy persists with Martin Moxon in order to crack the code of the list of numbers he slipped Mitch in hopes of better understanding the Sarah Holt case.