The Lincoln Lawyer: Release Date, Cast and Plot

It’s been a decade since the movie The Lincoln Lawyer was launched in the USA in 2011. After many years, Michael Connelly’s legal crime is all set to continue the story once again as Netflix adapts it as an original tv series. 

The Lincoln Lawyer is a forthcoming American drama television series constructed by David E. Kelley, who also serves as an executive producer along with Michael Connelly, Ross Fineman and Ted Humphrey. While Humphrey also serves as the showrunner. The series is based on the novel “The Brass Verdict”  penned by Michael Connelly that was published in 2008. 

The giant streamer formally revealed the upcoming series in January 2021 and vowed to “serve up the complex and mysterious arcs fans know and love with a mix of light-hearted humor”. Writer Michael Connelly also added, “I’m thrilled to call Netflix our home. And I’m excited to bring this rich, multilayered story filled with intriguing characters and mysteries to solve to millions of viewers – both old and new fans – around the world.”

The Lincoln Lawyer revolves around Mickey Haller, a schismatic utopian, who operates his regulation exercise out of the rear of his Lincoln Town Car, as he accepts on cases both big and small across the wide city of Los Angeles.

The Lincoln Lawyer Release Date: When is it?

This upcoming new series was initially commissioned for CBS but the network decided to drop it during the occurrence COVID-19 pandemic in the US. Soon afterwards, A+E Studio brought the series to the streamer, who later picked it up for a ten scenes series. 

As of now, the exact release date of the much-anticipated series is not confirmed but it was reported that the filming has officially wrapped in August 2021 and is scheduled to arrive in March 13, 2022 on Netflix.

The Cast Members of The Lincoln Lawyer

The primary cast members for The Lincoln Lawyer are:

  • Neve Campbell (as Maggie McPherson)
  • Manuel Garcia-Rulfo (as Mickey Haller)
  • Becki Newton (as Lorna)
  • Jazz Raycole (as Izzy)
  • Angus Sampson (as Cisco)
  • Christopher Gorham (as Trevor Elliott)

Also, here are the names of the supporting roles in the upcoming Netflix’s series

  • Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine (as Detective Raymond Griggs)
  • Reggie Lee (as Angelo Soto)
  • LisaGay Hamilton (as Judge Mary Holder)
  • Jamie McShane (as Detective Lee Lankford)
  • Krista Warner (as Hayley Haller)

The Lincoln Lawyer Plot: What Do You Think Will Happen?

Plot details are not revealed yet but it’s highly expected that the series will proceed with the exact storyline as the novel and the movie which was released in 2011.

So, if you haven’t read the novel or watched the movie here’s a summary of it: 

“Things are finally looking up for defense attorney Mickey Haller. After two years of wrong turns, Haller is back in the courtroom. When Hollywood lawyer Jerry Vincent is murdered, Haller inherits his biggest case yet: the defense of Walter Elliott, a prominent studio executive accused of murdering his wife and her lover. But as Haller prepares for the case that could launch him into the big time, he learns that Vincent’s killer may be coming for him next. Enter Harry Bosch. Determined to find Vincent’s killer, he is not opposed to using Haller as bait. But as danger mounts and the stakes rise, these two loners realize their only choice is to work together.”

There might be some slight storyline changes in the series but for now, this is all that we have. Stay tuned and watch out for newer updates.

Where to Watch The Lincoln Lawyer?

The Lincoln Lawyer which is a new series will be dropped on 13th May 2022 on Netflix.

The Lincoln Lawyer: Trailer


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