Attorney Harvey Specter hires an intelligent college dropout named Mike Ross to work at his New York law firm. Despite not having a law degree, Mike has a photographic memory and a deep understanding of the law. Their work together leads them to solve complex legal cases while also navigating personal and professional relationships. Along the way, they face challenges including rival attorneys, office politics, and personal secrets that threaten to derail their success. Through it all, they are able to develop a strong friendship and work as an effective legal team.