A defense attorney has a crisis of conscience when he represents a wealthy client who has a foolproof plan to beat the system.

Selected Press

  • “This is rock-solid entertainment. McConaughey, a cunning mesmerizer in the courtroom, steers this Lincoln into what could be a hell-raising franchise.”

    – Peter Travers, Rolling Stone

  • “The Lincoln Lawyer is workmanlike, engagingly acted and entertaining.”

    – Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun Times

  • “This screen adaptation of Michael Connelly's clever legal thriller is stylish, suspenseful and thoroughly entertaining.”

    – Claudia Puig, USA Today

Key Cast & Crew

  • Director: Brad Furman
  • Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Marisa Tomei
  • Writer: John Romano
  • Producers: Sidney Kimmel, Richard Wright, Scott Steindorff, Tom Rosenberg, Gary Lucchesi