L.A. Law: Season 4

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Nov 02
1989

The Unsterile Cuckoo

Sifuentes reluctantly represents a wholesale furrier suing an animal rights group whose disruptions at his fashion shows caused him a million dollar loss; Hackett becomes conce…

2 Nov 09
1989

Captain Hurt

Kuzak’s defense of a black college professor accused of murdering his young white research assistant blows up when the prosecutor sandbags his case by delaying

3 Nov 16
1989

When Irish Eyes Are Smiling

Kuzak weighs the testimony of sympathetic witnesses to clear his client; Becker tries to clear the air with an unhappy divorce client; a sympathetic Rollins takes the case of a…

4 Nov 23
1989

The Mouse That Soared

Sifuentes duels again with Hamilton Schuyler in a case challenging ““dwarf tossing”“; a witness comes forward with testimony Kuzak hopes will clear his…

5 Nov 30
1989

One Rat, One Ranger

Van Owen is at a loss for words when confronted by a terrified mother after failing to win a conviction against the woman’s ex-husband for molesting their young daughter;…

6 Dec 07
1989

Lie Down and Deliver

Kelsey defends a malpractice suit filed by a patient whose baby died during delivery; a divorcée sues Becker over his video; Brackman puts the crunch on a cereal company over…

7 Dec 14
1989

Placenta Claus Is Coming to Town

Kuzak makes a last-ditch try to have his client’s sentence lightened; Markowitz panics when Kelsey goes into labor early; Benny has a holiday surprise for Alice; the holi…

8 Jan 04
1990

The Good Human Bar

Rollins’s friend asks for his help in petitioning the court to allow her to end her life and be cryogenically preserved until a cure for her incurable brain tumor is foun…

9 Jan 11
1990

Noah's Bark

After Becker slinks off with his files and resigns his partnership by telegram, McKenzie gets a restraining order to prevent him from siphoning off the firm’s clients; Al…

10 Jan 18
1990

The Pay's Lousy, But the Tips Are Great

Sifuentes’s representation of a woman in a sexual harassment case against the federal judge for whom she clerked stirs up some emotional issues about Allison’s rape…

11 Jan 25
1990

True Brit

Kuzak suspects a barrister is exaggerating his ignorance of American courtroom procedure to influence the jury; Becker yearns for more fanfare from his co-workers; a friendR…

12 Feb 08
1990

On Your Honor

Sifuentes and McKenzie butt heads over a suit involving an Iranian airplane; Roxanne leads a secretaries’ revolt when Brackman issues a lunch-hour edict; and Van Owen is…

13 Feb 15
1990

Whatever Happened to Hannah?

A comic charges his comedy-writer ex-wife with heckling him on-stage; a divorcée sues her ex for years of abuse; and Kelsey wages war on Rosalind.

14 Feb 22
1990

Ex-Wives and Videotapes

Kuzak pleads Williams’s case before the State Court of Appeals; Rosalind is outraged when the partners decline to take on a potentially lucrative client because the compa…

15 Mar 15
1990

Blood, Sweat and Fears

Kuzak fights to have the murder charges against Earl Williams dismissed; Sifuentes defends a doctor who refused to perform emergency surgery on an AIDS

16 Mar 22
1990

Bounds for Glory

To the dismay of Becker and Brackman, Rosalind becomes Abby’s strong supporter when a major client leaves the firm after he is unsuccessful in pressuring Abby not to purs…

17 Mar 29
1990

Justice Swerved

A couple is accused of murdering their baby; a sobriety test halts Markowitz and Kelsey’s lunch-time tryst; thoughts of Sheila wreak havoc with Brackman’s sex life.…

18 Apr 05
1990

Watts a Matter?

A family whose home was destroyed in a drug raid charge the police with excessive force; Van Owen ponders her sentencing of an 8-year-old cop killer; Sifuentes and Rosalind cla…

19 Apr 26
1990

Bang... Zoom... Zap

Roxanne’s dealings with her dad are reminiscent of The Honeymooners; Markowitz’s first trial involves a man tortured in Argentina; Rosalind sells out a client.

20 May 03
1990

Forgive Me Father, For I Have Sued

Sifuentes represents a priest being sued by a husband who attributes his wife’s mental breakdown to the priest’s refusal to grant her absolution; Roxanne becomes h…

21 May 10
1990

Outward Bound

A gay cop sues when the secret of his sexuality is revealed in the press by a journalist; McKenzie seeks a star litigator to fill an opening at the firm; Benny fumes after seei…

22 May 17
1990

The Last Gasp

Sifuentes’s boyhood friend battles time while on death row; the prenuptial countdown begins for Becker and Corrinne; and the firm’s new attorney defends a mercy kil…

About L.A. Law

On this critically acclaimed drama about a top Los Angles law firm, some of the best battles take place outside of the courtroom. In the bedroom, in the courtroom, or at McKenzie, Brackman, Chaney & Kuzak’s staff meetings, the firm’s ambitious, competitive attorneys confront conflict between their own desires, their obligations as attorneys, and their principles as human beings.

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