Lawyers! Judges! Criminals! Verdicts! These are the very best legal shows on television, ranked from best to worst. This list of the greatest lawyer shows includes courtroom dramas and legal comedy shows. Popular legal TV shows have been a staple of television for years, so there's often debate (ha! debate, like courtrooms and stuff) about which is the most entertaining lawyer show of all time. Don't let your favorite legal television programs in history get to the bottom of the list- be sure to vote them up so they have the chance to reach the top spot.
What is the best legal show of all time? Law & Order: SVU? Regular Law & Order? Night Court? Cast your votes here.
What is your favorite lawyer show? This list of television shows about lawyers, and the law, is a great reference point if you're looking for a new show to binge on. Serial law dramas and procedural courtroom series about attorneys and their love issues are all here.
These legal TV shows (or best law TV shows) will make you want to quit your job and go out and buy a gavel for funsies!
- 1Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni
- 2Shemar Moore, Matthew Gray Gubler
- 3Kerry Washington, Henry Ian Cusick
- 4Donnie Wahlberg, Bridget Moynahan
- 5Nathan Fillion, Stana Katic
- 6Mark Harmon, Michael Weatherly
- 7Kathryn Erbe, Vincent D'Onofrio
- 8Laurence Fishburne, Marg Helgenberger
- 9Jason Beghe, Jon Seda
- 10Chris O'Donnell, Daniela Ruah
- 11Julianna Margulies, Chris Noth
- 12Priyanka Chopra, Josh Hopkins
- 13Gabriel Macht, Patrick J. Adams
- 14James Spader, William Shatner
- 15Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin
- 16Gary Sinise, Carmine Giovinazzo
- 17Bob Odenkirk, Jonathan Banks
- 18Dylan McDermott, Kelli Williams
- 19David Caruso, Emily Procter
- 20Calista Flockhart, Greg Germann
- 21Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale
- 22Debra Messing, Laz Alonso
- 23Glenn Close, Rose Byrne
- 24Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Breckin Meyer
- 25Corbin Bernsen, Jill Eikenberry