Diane Lockhart and the firm are being sued by one of its paralegals, Chrissy Quinn, for creating a hostile work environment. More specifically, she says Diane and others sexually harassed her. Chrissy's lawyer is Diane long time nemesis Viola Walsh. They hire the seemingly ditsy but brilliant Elsbeth Tascioni to represent them. Meanwhile, Peter's inauguration is approaching and his mother Jackie is sticking her nose in where it doesn't belong. It leads to a confrontation with the unions and a situation where Jackie's help is required. Diane is becoming suspicious of Alicia.