The Lincoln Lawyer: Season 1

The Lincoln Lawyer: Season 1

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Manuel Garcia-Rulfo (6 Underground) leads this courtroom drama series as hotshot Los Angeles lawyer Mickey Haller (originally played by Matthew McConaughey in the 2011 film) who restarts his career and runs his practice out of the back of his Lincoln Town Car. Based on Michael Connelly's novel, co-starring Neve Campbell (Scream).

2022Rating: 15USAA+E Studios, ABC Signature
Drama

Episodes

EPISODE 1.1

He Rides Again

Following a personal and professional spiral, Los Angeles defense lawyer... More Mickey Haller receives an unexpected opportunity from a fellow attorney.

EPISODE 1.2

The Magic Bullet

A high-profile murder trial sends Mickey scrambling to find evidence... More for his defense, while Maggie offers him a chance to help rebuild her trust.

EPISODE 1.3

Momentum

Mickey looks for a link between the Trevor Elliott case... More and his mysterious new client, Lorna chases down a lead, and Cisco voices security concerns.

EPISODE 1.4

Chaos Theory

After a close call at his office, Mickey hashes things... More out with Detective Griggs. A witness in Maggie's human trafficking case has second thoughts.

EPISODE 1.5

Twelve Lemmings in a Box

Trevor's demands during jury selection frustrate Mickey, who reaches out... More for some unorthodox help. Cisco uncovers another person with a motive.

EPISODE 1.6

Bent

As Mickey attempts to track down the source of a... More possible bribe, he meets with Lara's former colleague, revisits an old case and does a favor for Maggie.

EPISODE 1.7

Lemming Number Seven

On the first day of Trevor's trial, Mickey tries to... More prove the police had tunnel vision. Maggie's new witness provides a lead. Lorna steps in with Hayley.

EPISODE 1.8

The Magic Bullet Redux

After a damaging day of testimony, Mickey searches for the... More one piece of evidence that will crack his case wide open. Maggie faces a deadline on Soto.

EPISODE 1.9

The Uncanny Valley

Determined to clear his name, Trevor pushes to take the... More stand, but the risky strategy leaves Mickey with more questions than answers.

EPISODE 1.10

The Brass Verdict

Mickey confronts Trevor as the pieces fall into place, and... More his chance to right a past wrong could have dire consequences for Maggie.

The Lincoln Lawyer: Season 1 | Reviews

79%29 reviews

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

Between Garcia-Rulfo’s attuned performance, the sharp legal wordplay, and the courtroom gamesmanship... The Lincoln Lawyer is a clear streaming win...

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

The Lincoln Lawyer will scratch the itch for anyone unexplainably hankering for a tedious, low-stakes legal drama.

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NPR

NPR

(It's) a bit like high-quality TV comfort food.

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San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle

The Lincoln Lawyer is fast-moving and packed with incident. Yet Mickey’s personal life is also well developed.

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Paste

Paste

It’s packed to the gills with plot...

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

The plot strains credulity less than many procedural series do...

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Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-Times

Manuel Garcia-Rulfo has a kind of effortless charm and creates instant empathy with his portrayal...

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

The Lincoln Lawyer is at least somewhat entertaining for a show with a bland central character...

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Collider

Collider

It is a show that starts tepid and becomes increasingly tedious...

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Variety

Variety

Kelley amasses incident — personal and family drama along with court cases — but doesn’t quite pull it all together.

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The Lincoln Lawyer: Season 1 | Release Details

The Lincoln Lawyer: Season 1 is available to stream in the United Kingdom now on Netflix.