The Defenders (2010): Season 1


# Air Date Title
1 Sep 22


Nick and Pete use whatever tactics necessary in order to defend a young man facing murder charges in a case unique to Vegas.

2 Sep 29

Las Vegas v. Reid

Nick works the system to free a single mother accused of running down a jogger; Pete helps a man who is down on his luck.

3 Oct 06

Nevada v. Carter

Nick defends a stripper accused of solicitation; Pete must take on an unwanted case after losing a hand of poker.

4 Oct 13

Nevada v. Cerrato

Nick is ready to accept a simple arson case until he realizes that his client could be convicted of first-degree murder. Meanwhile, Pete helps a lottery winner take on a casino…

5 Oct 20

Nevada v. Senator Harper

In the middle of a divorce case, a client is charged with the kidnapping and burglary; Pete defends a cabana girl accused of assault and battery.

6 Oct 27

Nevada v. Rodgers

Nick defends a man charged with attempted murder; a man is caught with stolen Elvis memorabilia.

7 Nov 03

Las Vegas v. Black Betty

Nick reluctantly defends an entertainer’s girlfriend when she is charged with murder; Lisa’s newest client reveals potentially dangerous information.

8 Nov 10

Nevada v. Killa Diz

Nick comes to the defense of a young rapper wanted on two counts of first-degree murder. Meanwhile, Pete takes the case of an Internet hacker facing RICO

9 Nov 17

Whitten v. Fenlee

When a woman’s husband dies from a fall on a construction site, Nick and Pete look to prove wrongful death against the company. Meanwhile, Pete tries to help an online bl…

10 Dec 08

Nevada v. Dennis

When a young man is pulled over carrying guns with filed-off serial numbers, Nick and Pete try to get the charges thrown out. Meanwhile, Nick agrees to help the 11

Dec 15

Nevada v. Riley

Nick and Pete come to the aid of a troubled ex-football player charged with battery. Meanwhile, Pete becomes exasperated when his father shows up in town.

12 Jan 12

Nevada v. Wayne

Nick’s personal ties to a young man charged with sexual assault prompt him to defend the accusations. Meanwhile, Pete is stunned when he has jury duty.

13 Feb 04

Nevada v. Donnie The Numbers Guy

Seventeen years after disappearing on the eve of his wife’s murder trial, a man from Nick’s past returns to Vegas looking to prove his innocence by relying on new t…

14 Feb 11

Nevada v. Doug the Mule

When a young man is pulled over carrying 30 bricks of cocaine, Nick and Pete look to prove their client was duped by a girl he met on spring break.

15 Feb 18

Nevada v. Hunter

Facing thirty counts of possession of a controlled substance, an overconfident judge turns to Nick, who has no choice but to help acquit him of the charges.

16 Feb 25

Noland v. Galloway Pharmaceuticals

Nick and Pete go after a pharmaceutical company for faulty packaging when two victims overdose on the same drug. Lisa is secretly seeing ADA Ward all…

17 Mar 04

Nevada v. Greene

Unable to recall any events from the previous night, the son of a hotel owner turns to Nick and Pete for help after he awakes to find a casino host strangled to death in a hot…

18 Mar 11

Morelli v. Kaczmarek

The firm temporarily dissolves its partnership when they have to defend a husband and wife accused of murder.

About The Defenders (2010)

Jerry O’Connell and Jim Belushi star in The Defenders.
THE DEFENDERS, from the executive producer of CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION, is an irreverent new legal drama about two fiery and charismatic Las Vegas defense attorneys. Tenacious, defiant and completely engaging, they argue the law, and they follow the law, but they always keep a few tricks up their sleeves. No matter what the odds, these lawyers keep fighting for the little guy.