The Good Wife: Season 4

The Good Wife: Season 4

The Good Wife: Season 4

Kalinda's husband, a violent, hot-headed business owner, attempts to weasel his way back into her life by hiring Lockhart Gardner. Alicia and Cary reevaluate their futures at the firm.

Best Dramatic Actress (Margulies) winner at the 2011 and 2014 Emmy Awards.
2012Rating: 16USACBS
Drama
EPISODE 4.1

I Fought The Law

A state trooper targets Zach, putting Alicia on the offensive; Kalinda decides to face her problems; Diane and Will explore the firm's financial issues.

EPISODE 4.2

And The Law Won

As the firm undergoes budget and staff cuts, Will hopes his first post-suspension case will result in a big paydat; Alicia unexpectedly helps Peter's campaign.

EPISODE 4.3

Two Girls, One Code

Will and Alicia represent an Internet startup in a lawsuit against a search engine that may be manipulating results; Eli tries to avoid a possible scandal for Peter's campaign.

EPISODE 4.4

Don't Haze Me, Bro

An opposing lawyer keeps Alicia and Diane on their toes by constantly changing tactics; Eli is successful in protecting Peter's image.

EPISODE 4.5

Waiting for the Knock

When Lemond Bishop's accountant is arrested, Diane and Alicia must determine if the feds are going after his drug money or legal business; Nick causes more trouble for Kalinda.

EPISODE 4.6

The Art of War

When a female military officer accuses a civilian contractor of attempting to rape her in Afghanistan, Alicia tries to prove that he is not protected by a law prohibiting servicemen from suing the military. Meanwhile,... MORE a surprising new obstacle appears in Peter's quest for the governorship.

EPISODE 4.7

Anatomy of a Joke

During a trip to Washington, D.C., Cary has an uncomfortable reunion with his father (John Shea); a former client asks Alicia for help; Will and Diane question Clarke's most recent strategy.

EPISODE 4.8

Here Comes the Judge

Will thinks a judge is biased against his client; Grace is affected by a classmate's death and falls for a questionable guy; Zach tries to help Peter's campaign; Kalinda is suspicious of Nick.

EPISODE 4.9

A Defense of Marriage

A famous, liberal lawyer hijacks Diane and Alicia's latest case; when Alicia's mother (Stockard Channing) visits fro Thanksgiving, she seeks legal support.

EPISODE 4.10

Battle of the Proxies

While Will defends a man accused of murder, Alicia tries to help by assisting a prosecutor in another county who is trying a different man for the same crime; the Justice Department puts heat on... MORE Eli; Nick takes action that forces Kalinda's hand.

EPISODE 4.11

Boom De Yah Da

Louis Canning's attempts to delay a deposition could complicate Will's latest and potentially lucrative case; Diane and Will have a face-off with Clarke.

EPISODE 4.12

Je Ne Sais What?

Will, Diane and Alicia help Elsbeth Tascioni (Carrie Preston) when she is arrested; Eli and Jordan give Peter conflicting pieces of advice.

EPISODE 4.13

The Seven Day Rule

Alicia is presented with a career-changing offer that includes a substantial financial risk; Diane and Will confront their creditors; Eli and Jordan don't agree on a possible attack on Maddie's campaign.

EPISODE 4.14

Red Team, Blue Team

Office politics heat up when Will and Diane ask Cary and Alicia to face them in a mock trial; Eli tries to maintain his position on Peter's campaign.

EPISODE 4.15

Going for the Gold

When the Justice Department refuses to reveal who will be testifying against Eli, Elsbeth takes Assistant U.S. Attorney Josh Perrotti to civil court for defamation in order to force him to answer her questions under... MORE oath. Meanwhile, Jordan helps Peter prepare for a debate and Alicia’s relationship with her co-workers evolves.

EPISODE 4.16

Runnin' with the Devil

The Justice Department refuses to say who will testify against Eli; Elsbeth takes Assistant U.S. Attorney Josh Perrotti to civil court in an attempt to get answers; Jordan helps Peter with debate prep; Alicia's relationships... MORE evolve.

EPISODE 4.17

Invitation to an Inquest

Alicia and Will’s latest case brings them to an inquest at the coroner’s office, where they are hindered by a strict rule that limits their questioning to three per witness. Also, Cary’s father returns to... MORE bring new business to the firm and Eli schemes against Jordan.

EPISODE 4.18

Death of a Client

When an erratic and litigious client is murdered, Alicia is convinced to waive attorney/client privilege to help the police when she learns that the killer may also be targeting someone close to her. Also, Peter... MORE and Mike Kresteva vie for an influential endorsement and Diane receives a stunning offer.

EPISODE 4.19

The Wheels of Justice

Alicia and Will go to trial unprepared when they learn that an impending Supreme Court ruling could result in Colin Sweeney being jailed for life. Also, Diane reunites with Kurt McVeigh but is forced to... MORE reevaluate the relationship.

EPISODE 4.20

Rape: A Modern Perspective

A hacker group brings the trial of an accused rapist to the Internet; Diane is vetted for a Supreme Court seat; Robyn draws Kalinda's suspicion.

EPISODE 4.21

A More Perfect Union

As a favor to her mother, Alicia represents software coders in a contract dispute; Peter asks Alicia to renew their wedding vows.

EPISODE 4.22

What's in the Box?

When Zach thinks he has witnessed vote tampering, Will, Alicia and Diane race to a series of emergency court proceedings on the night of the gubernatorial election; an unexpected source offers to help Cary start... MORE his own firm.