An unexpected opportunity results in Mike Ross, who doesn't actually have a law degree, becoming the new associate at a Manhattan law firm.
Harvey finds his past coming back to haunt him during a case; Mike is faced with an ethical dilemma when Louis forces him to do something that could hurt Harvey and his relationship in order to secure a new high profile client.
Harvey goes rogue to fix a crisis with a client against Jessica's desire; Mike needs Rachel's help with a dinner party for the rookies.
Mike is keen to take on a pro-bono case but soon runs into difficulties. Meanwhile, Harvey defends a figure from Jessica's past.
An old friend asks Mike for help, while Harvey is forced to choose between money and aiding his trusted driver.
Harvey and Mike defend a woman accused of insider traiding. Mike helps Rachel study for the LSAT and realizes she's close to discovering his secret.
Mike faces off against Devon in a mock trial. Harvey's history begins to cause complications while working on a merger between two hotel chains.
Harvey must work on a case with Louis, but things get awkward when their star witness dies unexpectedly.
Mike attempts to prove Rachel's innocence as a previously unbeaten Boston lawyer sets his sights on Harvey.
Harvey must keep Mike out of Jessica's line of fire when he questions the firing of an executive dismissed by Harvey at the request of a client.
Harvey's former mentor wants help when his office is investigated. Mike and Louis try to settle a mogul's estate.