There's Only One Way to Try a Case


Episode Info

As season 4 begins, Ellen is pursuing a wrongful-death suit against military contractor Howard Erickson (John Goodman). She has a potential ally in high-school flame Chris Sanchez (Chris Messina), a troubled former Erickson employee. Lurking in the shadows is Jerry Berman (Dylan Baker), who's mixed up in Mideast intrigue. Meanwhile, Patty's suing a drug company. She also hires former police detective Vic Huntley (Tom Noonan) to find her son, Michael, and yet another nanny for Michael's daughter.


Glenn Close
as Patty Hewes
Rose Byrne
as Ellen Parsons
John Goodman
as Howard T. Erickson
Chris Messina
as Chris Sanchez
Dylan Baker
as Jerry Boorman
Julie White
as Rep. Chase
Michael Nouri
as Phil Gray
Tom Noonan
as Vic Huntley
Derek Webster
as Anthony Carter
Bailey Chase
as Sean Everett
Sarah Wilson
as Holly Mancini
Meredith Salenger
as Jessica Lowry
Bruce Altman
as Jim Girotto
Philip Hernandez
as Dr. Raul Barrera
Danny Boushebel
as Cart Vendor
Li Jun Li
as Maggie Huang
Jack Gwaltney
as Thomas Lowry
Michael Crane
as Alain Coupet
Kiley Liddell
as Catherine Hewes
Stephen McGahan
as Erickson Son (Age 6)
Drew Beasley
as Erickson Son (Age 9)
Brandon Thane Wilson
as Erickson Son (Age 16)
Aref Farraj III
as Young Middle Eastern Boy
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