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3rd Dec '16 9:54:55 PM dmcreif
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** ''Series/Daredevil2015'': As Nelson & Murdock is a three person firm, it's no surprise that [[Creator/DeborahAnnWoll Karen]] [[SexySecretary Page]] has them with the partners. For the first part of season 1, she briefly has one with Foggy Nelson, going out barhopping with him in "Cut Man", though their sole date in "World in Fire" is interrupted by Wilson Fisk blowing up a building across the street. When Foggy gets back together with his ex-girlfriend Marci Stahl at the end of season 1, Karen moves on to [[BlindJustice Matt Murdock]]. Throughout season 2, Karen is still attracted to Matt, even dating him, until his double-life as Daredevil causes him to falter in contributing to Frank Castle's trial and Karen stumbles upon Elektra in Matt's apartment and thinks he's cheating on her. While they're estranged for most of the third act of the season, in the final scene of season 2, Matt privately meets with Karen to reveal his secret identity, hinting at the possibility of them reconciling.
*** Speaking of Foggy, he and Marci are in this position at the end of season 2, due to both of them getting hired at Jeri Hogarth's firm after their previous firms disbanded (Marci leaving Landman & Zack after turning in her partners for aiding Wilson Fisk, while Foggy had parted ways with Matt due to the strain of Matt's double life).
** ''Series/JessicaJones2015'': [[Creator/CarrieAnneMoss Jeri]] [[AmoralAttorney Hogarth]] has one with her secretary Pam, while in the midst of a nasty divorce with her legal spouse Wendy. After unsuccessfully trying to use Jessica to dig up dirty information on Wendy to blackmail her, Jeri tries to make a bargain to approach [[Creator/DavidTennant Kilgrave]] [[MindRape and have him force Wendy to agree to lesser terms]]. Unfortunately, [[EvenEvilHasStandards Kilgrave is so disgusted by Jeri's actions as a lawyer and towards Wendy]] [[PsychicAssistedSuicide that he orders Wendy]] to give Jeri a "DeathByAThousandCuts". Wendy begins slicing at Jeri, but only makes it to 30 cuts when Pam comes in and strikes Wendy over the head, who dies when her head strikes a table. Pam is arrested and breaks up with Jeri, now seeing what type of person she truly is.

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** ''Series/Daredevil2015'': As **In ''Series/Daredevil2015'', the fact that Nelson & Murdock is a three person firm, it's no surprise firm (two lawyers and one secretary) means that [[Creator/DeborahAnnWoll Karen]] [[SexySecretary Page]] has them gets briefly involved with both of the partners. For the first part of season 1, she briefly has one with Foggy Nelson, going out barhopping with him in "Cut Man", though their sole date in "World in Fire" is interrupted by Wilson Fisk blowing up a building Russian mob hideout across the street. When At the end of season 1, Foggy gets back together with his ex-girlfriend Marci Stahl at the end of season 1, after persuading her to help bring down Fisk. Subsequently, Karen moves on to [[BlindJustice Matt Murdock]]. Throughout season 2, Karen is still attracted to Matt, regularly flirts with Matt whenever Foggy's out of sight. She even dating him, dates him briefly, until his double-life as Daredevil causes him to falter in contributing to Frank Castle's trial and Karen stumbles upon Elektra in Matt's apartment and thinks he's cheating on her. While they're estranged for most of the third act of the season, in the final scene of season 2, Matt privately meets with Karen to reveal his secret identity, hinting at the possibility of them reconciling.
*** Speaking of Foggy, he **Foggy and Marci are in this position at by the end of season 2, 2 of ''Series/Daredevil2015'', due to Jeri Hogarth hiring both of them getting hired on at Jeri Hogarth's firm Hogarth Chao & Benowitz after their previous firms disbanded (Marci leaving (as mentioned above, Marci had left Landman & Zack after turning in her partners for aiding Wilson Fisk, while Fisk; Foggy had parted ways with Matt due to the strain of Matt's double life).life, and Jeri had been quite impressed by his opening statements in the Frank Castle trial).
** ''Series/JessicaJones2015'': **Of course, [[Creator/CarrieAnneMoss Jeri]] [[AmoralAttorney Hogarth]] would know a thing or two about office romances, because in ''Series/JessicaJones2015'', she has one an affair with her secretary Pam, while Pam. This happens in the midst of [[DivorceAssetsConflict a nasty divorce with her legal spouse Wendy. Wendy]]. After unsuccessfully trying to use Jessica to dig up dirty information on Wendy to blackmail her, Jeri tries [[DealWithTheDevil to make a bargain to approach have]] [[Creator/DavidTennant Kilgrave]] [[MindRape and have him force Wendy to agree to lesser terms]]. Unfortunately, [[EvenEvilHasStandards Kilgrave is so disgusted by Jeri's actions as a lawyer and towards Wendy]] [[PsychicAssistedSuicide that he instead orders Wendy]] to give Jeri a "DeathByAThousandCuts". Wendy begins slicing at Jeri, but only makes it to 30 cuts when Pam comes in and fatally strikes Wendy over the head, who dies when her head strikes a table.head. Pam is arrested and breaks up with Jeri, now seeing what type of person she truly is.
3rd Dec '16 2:06:56 PM dmcreif
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* In season 3 of ''Series/TheWire'', after getting separated from his wife, Lt. Cedric Daniels begins to have a romantic affair with assistant state's attorney Rhonda Pearlman. Cedric is skeptical about making their relationship public as he is still appearing as Marla's husband at official events in order to help promote her bid for the Baltimore city council. He believes that it will look bad for Marla's political career for him to be seen separated from her with a white woman.
3rd Dec '16 7:17:33 AM dmcreif
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** ''Series/Daredevil2015'': As Nelson & Murdock is a three person firm, it's no surprise that [[Creator/DeborahAnnWoll Karen]] [[SexySecretary Page]] has them with the partners. For the first part of season 1, she briefly has one with Foggy Nelson, going out barhopping with him in "Cut Man", though their sole date in "World in Fire" is interrupted by Wilson Fisk blowing up a building across the street. When Foggy gets back together with his ex-girlfriend Marci Stahl at the end of season 1, Karen moves on to [[BlindJustice Matt Murdock]]. Throughout season 2, Karen is still attracted to Matt, even dating him, until his double-life as Daredevil causes him to falter in contributing to Frank Castle's trial and Karen stumbles upon Elektra in Matt's apartment and thinks he's cheating on her. While they're estranged for most of the third act of the season, in the final scene of season 2, Matt privately meets with Karen to reveal his secret identity, hinting at the possibility of them reconciling.
*** Speaking of Foggy, he and Marci are in this position at the end of season 2, due to both of them getting hired at Jeri Hogarth's firm after their previous firms disbanded (Marci leaving Landman & Zack after turning in her partners for aiding Wilson Fisk, while Foggy had parted ways with Matt due to the strain of Matt's double life).



** ''Series/Daredevil2015'': As Nelson & Murdock is a three person firm, it's no surprise that [[Creator/DeborahAnnWoll Karen]] [[SexySecretary Page]] has them with the partners. For the first part of season 1, she briefly has one with Foggy Nelson, going out barhopping with him in "Cut Man" and later has a date with him at Elena Cardenas' tenement in "World on Fire," which is cut short by Wilson Fisk blowing up a building across the street. When Foggy gets back together with his ex-girlfriend Marci Stahl at the end of season 1, Karen moves on to [[BlindJustice Matt Murdock]]. Throughout season 2, Karen is still attracted to Matt, even dating him, until his double-life as Daredevil causes him to falter in contributing to Frank Castle's trial and Karen stumbles upon Elektra in Matt's apartment and thinks he's cheating on her. While they're estranged for most of the third act of the season, in the final scene of season 2, Matt privately meets with Karen to reveal his secret identity, hinting at the possibility of them reconciling.
*** Speaking of Foggy, he and Marci are in this position at the end of season 2, due to both of them getting hired at Jeri Hogarth's firm after their previous firms disbanded (Marci leaving Landman & Zack after turning in her partners for aiding Wilson Fisk, while Foggy had parted ways with Matt due to the strain of Matt's double life).
3rd Dec '16 7:08:30 AM dmcreif
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** ''Series/JessicaJones2015'': [[AmoralAttorney Jeri Hogarth]] has one with her secretary Pam, and is cheating on her legal spouse Wendy in the process. Jeri actively seeks a divorce from Wendy so she can be with Pam, trying to use Jessica, [[DealWithTheDevil and then Kilgrave]], to achieve it. [[EvenEvilHasStandards Kilgrave is so disgusted by Jeri's actions as a lawyer and towards Wendy]] [[MindRape that he orders Wendy]] to give Jeri a "DeathByAThousandCuts". Wendy begins slicing at Jeri, but only makes it to 30 cuts when Pam comes in and strikes Wendy over the head, who dies when her head strikes a table. Pam is arrested and breaks up with Jeri, now knowing what type of person she truly is.

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** ''Series/JessicaJones2015'': [[Creator/CarrieAnneMoss Jeri]] [[AmoralAttorney Jeri Hogarth]] has one with her secretary Pam, and is cheating on while in the midst of a nasty divorce with her legal spouse Wendy in the process. Jeri actively seeks a divorce from Wendy so she can be with Pam, Wendy. After unsuccessfully trying to use Jessica, [[DealWithTheDevil Jessica to dig up dirty information on Wendy to blackmail her, Jeri tries to make a bargain to approach [[Creator/DavidTennant Kilgrave]] [[MindRape and then Kilgrave]], have him force Wendy to achieve it. agree to lesser terms]]. Unfortunately, [[EvenEvilHasStandards Kilgrave is so disgusted by Jeri's actions as a lawyer and towards Wendy]] [[MindRape [[PsychicAssistedSuicide that he orders Wendy]] to give Jeri a "DeathByAThousandCuts". Wendy begins slicing at Jeri, but only makes it to 30 cuts when Pam comes in and strikes Wendy over the head, who dies when her head strikes a table. Pam is arrested and breaks up with Jeri, now knowing seeing what type of person she truly is.



*** Speaking of Foggy, he and Marci are in this position at the end of season 2, due to both of them getting hired at Jeri Hogarth's firm after their previous firms disbanded (Marci leaving Landman & Zack after selling out her partners for aiding Wilson Fisk, while Foggy had parted ways with Matt due to the strain of Matt's double life).

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*** Speaking of Foggy, he and Marci are in this position at the end of season 2, due to both of them getting hired at Jeri Hogarth's firm after their previous firms disbanded (Marci leaving Landman & Zack after selling out turning in her partners for aiding Wilson Fisk, while Foggy had parted ways with Matt due to the strain of Matt's double life).
2nd Dec '16 8:52:39 PM dmcreif
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** ''Series/Daredevil2015'': As Nelson & Murdock is a three person firm, it's no surprise that [[Creator/DeborahAnnWoll Karen]] [[SexySecretary Page]] has them with the partners. For the first part of season 1, she briefly has one with Foggy Nelson, going out barhopping with him in "Cut Man" and later has a date with him at Elena Cardenas' tenement in "World on Fire," which is cut short when Wilson Fisk blows up the Russian hideouts. When Foggy gets back together with his ex-girlfriend Marci Stahl at the end of season 1, Karen moves on to [[BlindJustice Matt Murdock]]. Throughout season 2, Karen is still attracted to Matt, even dating him, until his double-life as Daredevil causes him to falter in contributing to Frank Castle's trial and Karen stumbles upon Elektra in Matt's apartment and thinks he's cheating on her. While they're estranged for most of the third act of the season, in the final scene of season 2, Matt privately meets with Karen to reveal his secret identity, hinting at the possibility of them reconciling.

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** ''Series/Daredevil2015'': As Nelson & Murdock is a three person firm, it's no surprise that [[Creator/DeborahAnnWoll Karen]] [[SexySecretary Page]] has them with the partners. For the first part of season 1, she briefly has one with Foggy Nelson, going out barhopping with him in "Cut Man" and later has a date with him at Elena Cardenas' tenement in "World on Fire," which is cut short when by Wilson Fisk blows blowing up a building across the Russian hideouts.street. When Foggy gets back together with his ex-girlfriend Marci Stahl at the end of season 1, Karen moves on to [[BlindJustice Matt Murdock]]. Throughout season 2, Karen is still attracted to Matt, even dating him, until his double-life as Daredevil causes him to falter in contributing to Frank Castle's trial and Karen stumbles upon Elektra in Matt's apartment and thinks he's cheating on her. While they're estranged for most of the third act of the season, in the final scene of season 2, Matt privately meets with Karen to reveal his secret identity, hinting at the possibility of them reconciling.reconciling.
***Speaking of Foggy, he and Marci are in this position at the end of season 2, due to both of them getting hired at Jeri Hogarth's firm after their previous firms disbanded (Marci leaving Landman & Zack after selling out her partners for aiding Wilson Fisk, while Foggy had parted ways with Matt due to the strain of Matt's double life).
2nd Dec '16 8:15:28 PM dmcreif
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** Danny and Lindsay. In real life, someone would probably have to change departments to avoid conflict of interest, but they still work together, though they rarely work on the same case. Danny was on the team from the start and Lindsay joined after Aiden was fired. There was a lot of WillTheyOrWontThey UnresolvedSexualTension beteween them, and finally, [[TheyDo they got married]].

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** Danny and Lindsay. [[HollywoodLaw In real life, someone would probably have to change departments to avoid conflict of interest, interest]], but they still work together, though they rarely work on the same case. Danny was on the team from the start and Lindsay joined after Aiden was fired. There was a lot of WillTheyOrWontThey UnresolvedSexualTension beteween them, and finally, [[TheyDo they got married]].


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**''Series/JessicaJones2015'': [[AmoralAttorney Jeri Hogarth]] has one with her secretary Pam, and is cheating on her legal spouse Wendy in the process. Jeri actively seeks a divorce from Wendy so she can be with Pam, trying to use Jessica, [[DealWithTheDevil and then Kilgrave]], to achieve it. [[EvenEvilHasStandards Kilgrave is so disgusted by Jeri's actions as a lawyer and towards Wendy]] [[MindRape that he orders Wendy]] to give Jeri a "DeathByAThousandCuts". Wendy begins slicing at Jeri, but only makes it to 30 cuts when Pam comes in and strikes Wendy over the head, who dies when her head strikes a table. Pam is arrested and breaks up with Jeri, now knowing what type of person she truly is.
**''Series/Daredevil2015'': As Nelson & Murdock is a three person firm, it's no surprise that [[Creator/DeborahAnnWoll Karen]] [[SexySecretary Page]] has them with the partners. For the first part of season 1, she briefly has one with Foggy Nelson, going out barhopping with him in "Cut Man" and later has a date with him at Elena Cardenas' tenement in "World on Fire," which is cut short when Wilson Fisk blows up the Russian hideouts. When Foggy gets back together with his ex-girlfriend Marci Stahl at the end of season 1, Karen moves on to [[BlindJustice Matt Murdock]]. Throughout season 2, Karen is still attracted to Matt, even dating him, until his double-life as Daredevil causes him to falter in contributing to Frank Castle's trial and Karen stumbles upon Elektra in Matt's apartment and thinks he's cheating on her. While they're estranged for most of the third act of the season, in the final scene of season 2, Matt privately meets with Karen to reveal his secret identity, hinting at the possibility of them reconciling.
23rd Nov '16 9:55:40 PM Fireblood
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* ''Series/NoTomorrow'': Deirdre and Hank, to the point that they start having sex in closets etc. around the office.
30th Oct '16 2:36:00 PM JaywalkersNeverProsper
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* On ''Series/GoodGirlsRevolt'' this is common between reporters and researchers at News of the Week. Patti and Doug are together from the start, but the later problems in their relationship affect their working together. There's also [[spoiler:Cindy and Ned, who have an affair that ends rather badly, and Sam and Naomi - though that's more of an office one-night stand]].
8th Oct '16 5:13:40 PM Angelberry
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** Possibly, Harvey and [[spoiler:Donna]].

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** Possibly, Harvey, a lawyer and [[spoiler:Donna, a secretary. Flashbacks reveal that the two had sexual and romantic feelings for each other when Harvey and [[spoiler:Donna]].was working for the D.A. But they decided to put their feelings on the back burner for the sake of having a professional relationship at the firm.]]
9th Aug '16 7:54:37 PM MsChibi
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* ''Series/GeneralHospital'' pretty much runs on this trope.

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* ''Series/GeneralHospital'' pretty much runs on this trope.trope, or at least it did when its title wasn't just an ArtifactTitle.
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