In the premiere of Dick Wolf’s new legal drama set in the Windy City, Chicago Justice, a fire in a warehouse kills 39 people. Chicago P.D. arrest who they believe is the arsonist. Now it’s up to prosecutor Peter Stone (Philip Winchester) and investigator Antonio Dawson (Jon Seda) to send the suspect to jail. The big obstacle in their way is the defendant’s attorney, Albert Forest.
Forest is portrayed by Bradley Whitford. he’s known for his roles on Transparent (Mark/Marcy), Happyish (Jonathan Cooke), Trophy Wife (Peter Harrison), and The West Wing (Josh Lyman), among others. Whitford is also well recognized for his roles in the films Saving Mr. Banks (Don DaGradi), Presumed Innocent (Jamie Kemp), RoboCop 3 (Fleck), Scent of a Woman (Randy), and Adventures in Babysitting (Mike). Chicago Justice airs Wednesdays at 10pm on NBC.