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TV Episodes The Best Episodes of Suits  

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There are so many good episodes of Suits, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "Faith" the best, or is "Tick Tock" your favorite episode of Suits? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Suits are, let's rank every Suits episode from best to worst.

Legal drama Suits made its debut on USA Network on June 23, 2011. Starring Patrick J. Adams as Mike Ross and Gabriel Macht as Harvey Specter, Suits centers on the law firm Pearson Hardman/Pearson Darby in New York City. At the end of season 7, Suits saw the departure of two original cast members: Gina Torres, a standout for her role as Jessica Pearson, and Meghan Markle, who portrayed paralegal and part-time associate Rachel Zane.

Vote up your favorite episodes of Suits, and downvote any bad episodes that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you love the series as a whole. It can be painful to put one Suits episode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

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Sucker Punch is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 2 Episode 7: As the fallout continues to reverberate from the pending lawsuit against Pearson Hardman, Harvey turns to a former colleague, with whom he has a thorny past, for help in proving the firm's case.

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Donna is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 7 Episode 10: Mike and Harvey's power move is countered, putting their backs up against the ropes. Rachel fears her father's judgment is clouded by the past.

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25th Hour is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 5 Episode 16: As Mike's day of reckoning draws near, it threatens to shatter the lives of those closest to him. Faced with the uncertain outcome of his court battle, Mike makes the one play he has left.

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P.S.L. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 6 Episode 10: Jessica and Rachel fight to save Leonard Bailey's life. Meanwhile, Harvey and Louis must keep P.S.L.'s clients from abandoning ship by convincing their oldest and most loyal client to stay.

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Faith is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 5 Episode 10: Jessica and Louis make an effort to rally the support of the partners, as Daniel Hardman and Jack Soloff attempt a takeover.

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Intent is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 4 Episode 15: When Evan Smith brings new evidence nullifying the firm's victory against Liberty Rail, Harvey and Mike must scramble to save the case.

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Tick Tock is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 5 Episode 15: Louis mulls over Anita Gibbs' offer to turn on his compatriots in exchange for immunity. Meanwhile, Harvey and Mike look to a new, last-ditch strategy to win the case.

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The Other Time is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 3 Episode 6: Cameron's continuing use of shady tactics on Ava's case brings up memories of why Harvey left the DA's office to work for Jessica. Mike looks back on what cost him his one chance at a degree.

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The Painting is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 6 Episode 12: Harvey tries to repair a broken relationship - leaving Louis, Donna and Rachel to manage PSL in his absence.

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Blowback is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 5 Episode 11: Jessica and Harvey must figure out how to build a defense for Mike, knowing full well that he's guilty of the crime for which he stands accused.

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Gone is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 4 Episode 9: The SEC investigation comes to a head as Sean Cahill begins a round of depositions. No one at Pearson Specter is safe as the inquisition unearths secrets both professional and personal.

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Not Just a Pretty Face is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 4 Episode 16: When SEC investigator Sean Cahill fails to link Eric Woodall and Charles Forstman, Harvey must revisit his own uncomfortable past in order to find a way to put them away for good.

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High Noon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 2 Episode 10: Harvey needs Mike's help as the battle for control of Pearson Hardman reaches its climax. But Mike drops off the grid following a dramatic turn in his personal life.

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Fork in the Road is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 4 Episode 13: Harvey and Louis take a drive to aid an out-of-town client to whom they both have deep ties; and Harvey uses the opportunity to force a confrontation between Louis and Mike about their trust issues.

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No Refills is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 5 Episode 3: Mike brings in Robert Zane to co-counsel a case, pitting his instincts as a lawyer against his desire to stay in his future father-in-law's good graces.

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Character and Fitness is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 6 Episode 16: Mike needs Harvey and Rachel’s help to overcome an impossible obstacle, or his dream of becoming a real lawyer is over.

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Suits - Pilot is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 1 Episode 1: When Harvey's promotion requires him to recruit and hire a graduate of Harvard Law, he chooses Mike Ross. The only problem is; Ross doesn't actually have a law degree. Bound by their secret, the two are forced to rely on Ross's book smarts and hustling skills to keep up the charade.

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Exposure is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 4 Episode 8: Mike has returned to Pearson Specter, and he's back to working with Rachel, in the wake of her confession about Logan.

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Litt The Hell Up is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 4 Episode 6: Harvey tries to put an end to the Gillis Industries takeover. But when Mike continues to play hardball, Louis sees an opportunity to make a name for himself by saving the day.

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This Is Rome is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 4 Episode 10: Harvey and Jessica take measures to protect the firm from an outsider trying to poach their clients, and Louis struggles to get his personal and professional affairs in order.

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No Puedo Hacerlo is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 5 Episode 4: Harvey steps outside his usual area of expertise, in order to take a case from a client who has a special tie to the firm. Mike and Zane work their class-action case together, but Mike learns they have different ideas about what constitutes a win - for themselves, and for their clients.

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Hitting Home is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 5 Episode 7: Donna and Harvey try to get their friendship back to normal. Esther Litt returns to solve a problem discreetly, but Louis rarely handles anything quietly - especially when it comes to family.

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Asterisk is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 2 Episode 9: Harvey's tasked with closing the one person whose vote will decide Pearson Hardman's future.

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Mea Culpa is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 5 Episode 8: Jessica does damage control in the wake of Harvey punching Louis, just as Jack Soloff and Daniel Hardman are looking for weaknesses to exploit.

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100 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 7 Episode 8: Harvey and Mike seek outside help to overcome an impossible situation. An unexpected encounter derails Louis’s search for a new associate. Donna receives a surprising proposition.

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The Hand that Feeds You is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 6 Episode 9: To protect Mike, Harvey considers putting Gallo back on the streets. Jessica and Rachel get Bailey's case re-opened, but winning it is no slam dunk. And Louis deals with his anxiety over Tara.

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Yesterday's Gone is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 3 Episode 12: Both Mike (Patrick J. Adams) and Jessica (Gina Torres) lean on Harvey (Gabriel Macht) for support when things from their respective pasts throw them off their game.

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Pound Of Flesh is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 4 Episode 5: Things get uncomfortably close between Rachel and Logan Sanders.

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Borrowed Time is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 6 Episode 8: Harvey counters Cahill's star witness, while Mike tries to deliver one of his own. Jessica and Rachel fight to delay Leonard's imminent execution. And Louis adjusts to life as "the other man."

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Denial is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 5 Episode 1: Donna must acclimate to working for Louis, who's certain it's only a matter of time before she returns to Harvey. Mike and Rachel must decide how and when to share their big news.

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Self Defense is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 5 Episode 14: As time runs out before the trial, Mike wants to represent himself while Harvey wants to lead the charge. To decide the issue, Harvey challenges Mike to a winner takes all showdown.

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Enough is Enough is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 4 Episode 11: It's a new world order as Jessica tries to appease Louis, in the wake of his discovery of Mike's secret.

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We're Done is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 4 Episode 7: When Rachel delivers troubling news, Mike makes a rash decision, leaving Harvey as the last friend to whom he can turn.

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God's Green Earth is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 5 Episode 13: With time running out before Mike's case goes to trial, Harvey and Mike are at odds over their strategy, and just what lengths they'll go to in order to defeat Gibbs.

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No Way Out is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 3 Episode 16: Harvey and Mike find themselves at odds with a tenacious U.S. Attorney.

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Derailed is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 4 Episode 14: When Mike takes a humanitarian case with the potential to jeopardize firm business, Harvey must decide how much to rein in his associate.

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Live to Fight... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 5 Episode 12: Mike and Louis must identify an anonymous tipster in order to diffuse a damning piece of evidence. Meanwhile, Gibbs isn't just after Mike, she's set her sights on Jessica and Harvey as well.

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Back on the Map is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 6 Episode 3: Mike tries to stay safe without violating Danbury's unwritten rules. Jessica and Harvey try to land a whale. Louis searches for an office tenant. And Rachel goes up against a fellow student.

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She Knows is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 2 Episode 1: Oblivious of the fact that Trevor approached Jessica, Mike's on top of the world after Harvey entrusts him with closing a major lawsuit for the firm. Guest Star: David Costabile.

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Break Point is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 2 Episode 5: Harvey balks when Jessica puts him in the passenger seat on a lawsuit that could make or break the firm, and his backseat driving may have far-reaching consequences.

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Blood In The Water is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 2 Episode 12: The war with Daniel may be over, but the battle has left Pearson Hardman vulnerable, and Harvey must protect the firm from a rival whose attack seems as personal as it is professional.

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Dogfight is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 1 Episode 12: Harvey's efforts to free an innocent man hit a wall when he goes against the new district attorney, who seems more focused on the integrity of the system than justice.

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Turn is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 6 Episode 4: Mike contemplates a deal that could reduce his sentence. Jessica and Louis take differing approaches to dealing with their new tenants. Rachel begins representing a death row inmate.

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Identity Crisis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 1 Episode 8: Mike is tasked with reigning in a modern day Robin Hood whose illicit deeds are putting a client's business at risk. Also, Louis must resolve his differences with Harvey to win a case. Amanda Crew and Bruce Altman guest star.

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Undefeated is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 1 Episode 9: An undefeated lawyer's shady tactics keep him one step ahead of Harvey, who must decide if he's willing to compromise his ethics to win the case. Meanwhile, Mike must defend Rachel from accusations of treason. Eric Close, Vincent Laresca, Julie Ann Emery and Pooch Hall guest star.

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War is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 2 Episode 16: Harvey's vision for the firm's future clashes with Jessica's when a British firm offers a tempting proposition.

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Meet the New Boss is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 2 Episode 3: Harvey bristles at Daniel's involvement on a lawsuit he's handling, but their battle to one up each other threatens the case, leaving Mike caught in the middle.

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Privilege is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 5 Episode 6: Reeling from Dr. Agard's revelation about the root of his panic attacks, Harvey is forced to make a tough personal decision in a case that touches a nerve.

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The Choice is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 2 Episode 2: As Hardman makes it clear he's back to stay, Jessica tasks Harvey with helping shore up support for her within the firm - but Harvey's penchant for winning may create more enemies than friends.

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Bail Out is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Episodes of Suits
Season 1 Episode 5: Mike's life becomes complicated when an old friend reappears and needs his help. Harvey must decide between closing a multi-million dollar deal and helping his trusted driver defend himself against a law suit.