Family Law

Continuing / 7:00pm Global 44 min.
Lawyer and recovering alcoholic Abigail �Abby� Bianchi is struggling to put her career and family back together after hitting rock bottom. As a condition of her probation, Abby is forced to work at her estranged father�s firm, Svensson and Associates, and practice in family law for the first time while forging new relationships with the half-brother and half-sister whom she�s never met. The result is a dysfunctional family law firm operating to help other families with their own dysfunctions.

Season 3

10 Episodes

When a DNA test reveals that Carla's child was switched at birth, Abby fights for her client. Sofia's school essay makes Abby question the work she's done to stay sober.
Abby's client, Naomi, wants a medically assisted death before Alzheimer's destroys her capacity to consent, but Naomi's grieving son seeks a court order to block her access.
The parallels to their own lives are unmistakable when both Abby and Daniel represent clients who want something a court can't order: their parents' respect.
When the lucrative Bass divorce is derailed by allegations of husband Connery's embezzling, Abby and Daniel race to get their client, Sabrina, clear.
When a heart attack lands Judge Chip Crombie in hospital and both his wives show up, Abby revels in her nemesis' shame at being exposed as a bigamist.
Abby scrambles to undo damage after she advises a pair of exhausted parents to surrender their autistic son to the Ministry for support and her clients are charged with neglect.
Abby finds herself playing both lawyer and counsellor as she helps a paranoid and deeply closeted actor avoid being outed to the public when his bitter ex writes a play about him.
Abby represents an environmental activist whose devotion to the cause might cost him custody of his children. Meanwhile, a meeting with an old flame lands Harry in trouble.
When a biased judge rules against Daniel's petition to have a scam marriage annulled, Abby uses Cecil as bait to trap the romance fraudster.
Still dealing with the aftermath of her own divorce, Abby represents Hannah, whose ex-husband left her and now wants to use their last remaining embryo to start a new family.

Season 2

10 Episodes

Abby finds herself torn between her a lucrative offer from her former firm, and her new life at Svensson and Svensson; Lucy fights for status as Harmony's parent and asks Abby to represent her.
Jul 31 2023
The firm represents Charisma Singhal, a young superstar whose reckless behaviour has led her older brother to push for a conservatorship, � la Britney Spears.
Jul 24 2023
Abby can't help but intervene when she discovers Jerri's daughter won't let Jerri meet her grandchild, but Abby's meddling reopens old wounds from Jerri's past.
Jul 17 2023
Abby and Daniel represent Drew, a 40-year-old man whose parents want to evict him from their basement.
Jul 10 2023
Separated from her kids, Abby throws herself into helping Jessie, a woman who claims that her ex-husband is harassing her; Abby and Daniel suspect she is doing it to herself.
Jul 03 2023
The firm represents Phaedra, a recent widow, in an estate dispute. Her late husband's daughter, wants her out of the will because they met while her mother was still alive and Phaedra was his escort.
Jun 26 2023
The lawyers represent a mail-order bride whose husband wants to annul the marriage and have her deported.
Jun 19 2023
Abby and Daniel represent a woman whose divorce gets ugly when her ex-husband accuses her of being in a cult.
Jun 12 2023
Daniel and Abby represent a trans teenager whose grandfather wants to block her access to hormone replacement therapy.
May 29 2023
Still reeling from finding out about Frank's continued affair, Abby seeks justice for a debt-ridden widow whose husband might have faked his own death.
May 22 2023

Season 1

10 Episodes

Legacy 1x10
When Svensson and Associates' receptionist Nina discovers she is not her father's biological daughter, Abigail builds a case against the fertility clinic where Nina was conceived.
Nov 19 2021
Abigail and Daniel represent two sisters who refuse to pay parental support to their aging mother.
Nov 12 2021
Abigail represents a former client and friend who happens to be an anti-vaxxer and wants to take her child to measles-infested Germany.
Nov 05 2021
The lawyers represent the jilted lover in a poly relationship. Things get complicated when they discover that one ex-partner is a notorious right-wing pundit with a very devoted fanbase.
Oct 29 2021
The lawyers are bewildered when a young couple begs them to reverse an adoption.
Oct 22 2021
Abigail and Daniel represent a client who wants to reclaim his daughter's power of attorney over his wife, who has Alzheimer's.
Oct 15 2021
Abigail and Daniel represent an out and proud teenager who seeks emancipation from his bigoted parents. But representing their client becomes a challenge when he disappears.
Oct 08 2021
Abigail and Daniel defend a mother who may lose custody of her kids due to a gaming addiction. Abby continues to deny her own addiction and pays the price for that denial.
Oct 01 2021
Abigail and Daniel represent a couple with Down syndrome who must prove to authorities they are fit to raise their unborn child.
Sep 24 2021
After an embarrassing alcoholic incident on her past, Abigail Bianchi returns to law as part of her fathers firm and is thrown in at the deep end, in the midst of family drama and extended family dynamics.
Sep 16 2021