LA Law - Star Lawyers, Tricks, Litigation

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Television series
German title LA Law - Star Lawyers, Tricks, Litigation
Original title LA Law
Country of production United States
original language English
Year (s) 1986-1994
length 46 minutes
Episodes 172 in 8 seasons
genre drama
idea Steven Bochco ,
Terry Louise Fisher
production Steven Bochco ,
William M. Finkelstein
music Mike Post
First broadcast September 15, 1986 on NBC
first broadcast
October 3, 1988 on RTL

LA Law - Star Lawyers, Tricks, Trials was an American television series . The series reflected selected aspects of the social and cultural conditions in the United States in the 1980s and 1990s.

The main playground for action is the law firm "McKenzie, Brackman, Chaney and Kuzak" in Los Angeles , which in later episodes changes to the law firm "McKenzie, Brackman, Chaney, Kuzak and Becker".

The series was created by Steven Bochco , who later created the NYPD Blue series for ABC . The series experienced a revival for the television film LA Law - The Film in 2002.


The series won numerous awards, including the Emmy for Outstanding Television Series in 1989, 1990, and 1991. Some of the actors, such as Larry Drake, also received Emmy awards for their achievements.


  • The theme tune contains a saxophone solo played by David Sanborn .

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