Not exactly L.A. Law, but close enough. When we watch lawyers on television the hours spent working late at night are usually not shown. Watching a lawyer stare at a book or computer screen for an hour is not considered good television.
Still, the drama of a jury coming in with a person’s life or fortune at risk is more dramatic than any soap opera. There is nothing more dramatic than a jury returning a verdict in a business, criminal or white collar case. Especially to the person whose life is about to change.