Claire Raphael (Lorraine Bracco) thinks she's doing right by her family when she starts up a small design company. But everything turns wrong when she finds that the price she pays for a successful business is a failed marriage. Her husband, Dennis, is out of work and it becomes crucial that she provides for her family. Though he appears to support her career, beneath the surface, Dennis harbours resentment. Her predicament worsens when she is handed divorce papers by Dennis and she must face the courts to fight for her children. This interesting tale of role reversal puts a new light on the all too common problems of divorce.