CBS is moving forward with a new legal drama that comes from “Grey’s Anatomy” veterans Tony Phelan and Joan Rater. Variety reports that the network gave a put pilot order for the project.
“The pair are developing the project through their new overall deal with CBS Television Studios. Sarah Timberman and Carl Beverly (‘Masters of Sex,’ ‘Elementary’) are also shepherding and exec producing with Phelan and Rater,” the story reports.
The project focuses on a female defense attorney who becomes involved with a client charged with a vicious crime, the report notes.