Alicia Florrick is the wife of a former state's attorney for Cook County. He has been imprisoned after a sex and corruption scandal. Alicia must deal with the public humiliation. She must also fend for her two children. After years of being a housewife and mother, she returns to work as a litigator at the law firm Stern, Lockhart & Gardner. She must now prove herself in the courtroom. Written by
Don't let the name fool you.
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Did You Know?
During an Emmy roundtable for "Hollywood Reporter" in 2014, Julianna Margulies
revealed that she was only the third choice for the lead part on the show. Ashley Judd
and Helen Hunt
both turned down the part of Alicia. See more