Season 1

Martha Costello is a brilliant, passionate defence barrister with a reputation for defending the poor and downtrodden. She is about to embark on the next step of her career and apply for 'Silk', becoming a member of the highly prestigious Queen's Counsel. But she's not the only one at her chambers applying. Joining Martha is Clive Reader; charming and ruthless, funny, gifted and dangerous

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Silk

Three Sheets to the Wind

Martha takes on the biggest case of her life, while the pupils' fate hangs in the balance.

Three Sheets to the Wind

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Silk

All Plain Sailing

Martha prosecutes a high-profile assault case, while Nick takes on his first major case.

All Plain Sailing

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Silk

Touch and Go

Martha has to defend a racist police officer, while Clive receives some astonishing news.

Touch and Go

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Silk

Close Quarters

Martha defends a vulnerable teenager, which threatens her silk application.

Close Quarters

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Silk

High and Dry

Martha takes on a rape case to boost her application but also makes a startling discovery.

High and Dry

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Silk

The Bitter End

Under huge time pressure, Martha must defend two very different cases.

The Bitter End