Desperately Seeking Shirley
Episode 3 of 24 within Season Three. Item 47 of 102 overall.
Production number 3AJQ02.
David E. Kelley - Writer
Janet Leahy - Writer
James Bagdonas - Director
5 votes

When Ivan Tiggs wants to invalidate the post-nup Shirley Schmidt drafted so he can divorce his current wife, Schmidt finds herself in court, battling her former lover -- and his new attorney, Alan Shore.

Meanwhile, Jeffrey Cohos persistence and ethically dubious tactics help him elicit key information from witnesses as he prepares to defend an accused murderer, and Denny Cranes petite Internet date, hurt by his comments on her size, pursues a lawsuit against him.

original airdate--October 03,2006  rating--10.59 million


songs--Theme Song--"Thowdown" by Danny Lux

  1. "My Sweet Song" by Toby Lightman
  2. "Wonderin & Worryin" by Slim Harpo



  1. The Marcia Hooper Murder Trial (Part 2)
  2. Ivan and Missy's Post-Nup Debate
  3. Bethany Horowitz sues Denny


Trivia: This episode racked up a total of no fewer than four Star Trek series regulars. In addition to BL regulars William Shatner (Kirk in Star Trek: The Original Series and Rene Auberjonois (Odo in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, also featured were Armin Shimerman (Quark in Deep Space 9) and Ethan Phillips, (Neelix in Star Trek: Voyager).


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regional titles

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Desperately Seeking Shirley
Desperately Seeking Shirley
Verzweifelt gesucht Shirley
Desperately lorg Shirley
Cerco disperatamente Shirley
Buscando desesperadamente a Shirley