Cast & Crew
Unorthodox Harvard-educated lawyer, trying to carve out a practice in a small Arizona town with his young bride, defends a pretty socialite accused of murdering her husband in this pilot to the "Petrocelli" series (1974-76). Barry Newman originated the character in the theatrical feature "The Lawyer" (1970), and continued the role, along with Susan Howard and Albert Salmi, in the later series.
William O Hurst
Aired in United States March 16, 1974
See also "Petrocelli" for information on the subsequent series.