As Patty prepares to sue a multinational drug maker, Ellen asks high school classmate Chris Sanchez to help expose a private security firm's illegal actions in Afghanistan
After Chris Sanchez's agreement to testify convinces her bosses to pursue a lawsuit against High Star Security, Ellen discovers that they caved under pressure and reneged on the deal
As Ellen returns to the Hewes & Associates office to pursue her lawsuit against Howard Erickson (John Goodman), Patty's search for her missing son leads to Boston
While being held hostage in Afghanistan, Chris sends a local operative to New York with a message for Ellen. CEO Howard Erickson considers drastic measures to protect himself and his company.
CIA operative Jerry Boorman looks to stop Ellen's depositions once and for all. High Star CEO Howard Erickson turns to a Defense Department contact to stop the release of incriminating files.
Ellen closes in on a CIA cover up of an illegal intelligence mission in Afghanistan
As Howard Erickson looks to bury the truth about a botched mission in Afghanistan, Ellen and Patty seek a source inside the CIA who could help in their lawsuit against him and his company
Ellen sends a reporter to Afghanistan to find Chris. Jerry Boorman takes drastic measures to protect himself and the CIA.
As Chris Sanchez's life hangs in the balance, Jerry Boorman's offer to sell out Howard Erickson leaves Ellen and Patty facing an important decision about the future of their lawsuit against High Star
As Ellen moves to settle her lawsuit against High Star in exchange for Chris Sanchez's safe return, her plans are upended by Patty's surprise legal action against Howard Erickson