L.A. Law: Season 8


# Air Date Title
1 Oct 07

Book of Renovation, Chapter 1

The partners begin to interview candidates for a new associate at the firm which is under interior renovation. Meanwhile, Stuart Markowitz’s cousin Eli Levinson arrives…

2 Oct 14

Leap of Faith

New associate Jane Halliday represents a Gulf War veteran in declining health, who charges a VA doctor with negligence in treating his baffling illness. Meanwhile, Rollins is…

3 Oct 21

How Much Is That Bentley in the Window?

The Sandy Morris murder trial begins where Eli acts on his suspicions and calls the murder victim’s husband, Jonah, to the stand. Meanwhile, Becker longs to buy a classi…

4 Oct 28

Foreign Co-Respondent

McKenzie urges Eli to join the firm and his restricted men’s club; a couple move to sue their travel agent for a nightmare trip; a Chinese financier faces murder charges…

5 Nov 04

The Green, Green Grass of Home

Markowitz is approached by Barry Glassman, an old friend who reveals that he’s a fugitive named Jay Ellison wanted for attempting to help a Black Panther member escape fr…

6 Nov 11

Safe Sex

Becker urges that the firm employ a security consultant in constructing a ““safe room”“ for the employees, then falls prey to the innovation when he and…

7 Nov 18

Pacific Rimshot

Becker’s car accident with his Bentley prompts a spate of anti-Asian sentiments, which in turn inspires the minority members of the firm who include Morales and Rollins.…

8 Dec 09

Eli's Gumming

A prostitute brings rape charges against a record executive who claims to have exotic sexual needs; an insecure student sues his voice therapist for fraud; while studying for…

9 Dec 16

Rhyme and Punishment

Mamie Van Doren is a guest at the firm’s Christmas party; the son of an aging comic believes his father is being exploited by a mistress; Roxanne asks Mullaney to surrend…

10 Feb 03

He Ain't Guilty, He's My Brother

Morales agrees to defend a confused young man who wants to confess to a convenience store robbery, but who may not be guilty. Meanwhile, Kelsey takes a civil case of defending…

11 Feb 10

McKenzie, Brackman, Barnum & Bailey

A ballerina sues a dance company for breach of contract; an aging juggler accuses his protégé of stealing his act; and Benny dances around a commitment to Rosalie.

12 Feb 17

Cold Cuts

Two mountaineers face charges after resorting to cannibalism; a mathematician adds up the consequences of divorce; and Denise lands in the middle of a father-son feud.

13 Feb 24

Age of Insolence

Kelsey represents a woman being sued for the custody of her adopted daughter by the girl’s biological father, who’s heavily influenced by a psychologist with her ow…

14 Mar 10

God is My Co-Counsel

A few days before his wedding, Stulwicz is shocked to discover that his bride-to-be is already married, and enlists Becker’s help in getting annulment papers signed by he…

15 Mar 17

Three on a Patch

Brackman represents senior citizens threatened with eviction from their retirement community for rambunctious behavior arising from their participation in a clinical study o…

16 Mar 24

Whose San Andreas Fault Is it, Anyway?

Levinson represents an advertising executive being sued for wrongful termination by a copywriter with whom she had an affair; Brackman is livid when Halliday’s advice to…

17 Apr 14

Silence is Golden

Becker and Mullaney suspect, but cannot prove, that Flannigan committed a felony in settling a civil damages suit in a child molestation case; Rollins successfully pleads with…

18 Apr 21

Dead Issue

Markowitz reluctantly takes a court case of a libel suit involving an investigative reporter being sued by a former a nuclear physicist who was accused of conducting radiation…

19 Apr 28

Tunnel of Love

Patrick pulls another fast one; a rumor about Belinda troubles Becker; the owner of a show dog with a litter of mongrels sues her neighbor

20 May 05

How Am I Driving?

Becker tries to hush up his client’s connection to a well-placed madam; an incorrigible teen sues to be released from rehab; Eli goes through a broker to buy a car.

21 May 12

Whistle Stop

Becker blames Belinda’s personal malice for his becoming a murder suspect; Mullaney anticipates trouble with a judge who used to date Carolyn; and McKenzie gets troubling…

22 May 19

Finish Line

McKenzie throws the firm into a turmoil when he announces his plans to retire as they prepare to throw him a surprise 65th birthday party; thinking that he’s reached rock…

23 Feb 06

100th Episode Celebration

Jane Pauley hosts a behind-the-scenes look at the first five seasons of the critically-acclaimed series with interviews with the cast, crew and legal experts.

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.