Abramson represented Erik Menendez and was famous for her ruthlessness and flamboyant, passionate defenses, including that the Menendez brothers killed their parents in self-defense after years of sexual, physical and mental abuse. During the penalty phase of the retrial, Dr. William Vicary testified that Abramson told him to delete and change passages of his notes in Erik's favor. The California state bar opened an investigation, but Abramson wasn't disbarred after insufficient evidence was found.
Falco is no stranger to the Dick Wolf-verse: The Sopranos star recurred on Law & Order in the '90s.
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