The following paper was written in March 1989, when L.A. Law was still in its third season and the author was in her last year at Harvard Law School. The analysis is based on events and characters prior to April 1, 1989. An unedited version of the paper is on file at Harvard Law School. The Epilogue included here updates the author's review of L.A. Law through March 15, 1990.
Diane M. Glass,
Portia in Primetime: Women Lawyers, Television, and L.A. Law,
Yale J.L. & Feminism
Available at: https://digitalcommons.law.yale.edu/yjlf/vol2/iss2/8