A new client accused of murder.

The forensic evidence is stacked up against her. The prosecution seems to have a watertight case. Bernadette is in two minds about taking it on. But she also loves a challenge.

Is her client really innocent? Or is she guilty? Bernadette and her trusty junior counsel Imogen must stay the course and find out the real answer. In the meantime, romance has a few more ups and downs, and revelations for Bernadette. Can Imogen’s newfound love stay the course of separation?

As the court date approaches, Bernadette and her team must turn detective to ferret out the truth. Will they have all the answers in time. How will the high-risk courtroom strategy Bernadette is planning play out for real? Will Emily walk free?