Alec Callender is a small-town solicitor with big-time dreams. His suburban legal practice is a far cry from the life of his hero, Perry Mason. Then a 27-year-old woman called Zoe Angell consults him about a divorce. A mutual love of old musicals and shared sense of humour sparks off a romance surprising Alec, Zoe, the office staff, families and friends. But the path of true love is not without twists and turns.