True story drama on a true story that sees a young, drug addict lawyer take on a case that would end up rocking the foundations of the American health care and pharmaceutical industry. Stars Chris Evans (Captain America) in the lead.
Mike Weiss (Evans) runs a small time 'no win, no fee' personal injury law firm with his mate and business partner Paul Danziger (Mark Kassen). When an ER nurse from the local hospital is pricked with a contaminated needle, she brings her case to the firm. Expecting a quick pay day the lawyers take it on, but in digging into the specifics they discover a supply conspiracy that involves the highest echelons of the American health care industry. Aware of their sniffing around, a league of big time lawyers are unleashed pitting Weiss and Danziger in the ultimate courtroom David and Goliath battle.
The real life Paul Danziger did a draft of the first completed version of the script.