Jessica is split between her personal and professional life. Keri makes a decision on her future.
Tent City at City Hall
Trouble is brewing outside the Chicago Mayor’s office, as Jessica’s aunt Lilian and cousin Angela lead a protest with the North Park residents displaced by McGann’s new real estate development, Icarus. They’ve set up a homeless encampment and have no plans of leaving until they get what they want -- new housing after being put on the streets.
Keri is surprised by an unexpected partner on her trip to Los Angeles while Jessica and Yoli fight for Yoli’s mother’s freedom, uncovering some secrets along the way in episode 8 of Pearson!
While Bobby’s Away…
Pat McGann tightens his grip on the mayor as Jessica searches for the truth about Tommy Deal in episode seven of Pearson!
We Play Back the Tape
Jessica and Pat McGann’s feud intensifies as he continues to push for her family’s home to be demolished, while she pushes Bobby to find a new donor for his re-election in episode six of Pearson!
McGann Strikes Again
Bobby and Keri’s past comes back to haunt them when the former city attorney hits the Chicago with a lawsuit that requires Jessica’s help to sweep it under the rug, while Derrick and Yoli toe the line between doing their jobs and doing what’s right in Episode 5 of Pearson.
The Past Rears Its Ugly Head
Jessica digs deeper into the murder of Karl Jeffries while Derek deals with the Deputy Mayor’s push to name a road after a controversial figure in episode four of Pearson!
While The Mayor’s Away...
Jessica battles Pat McGann over the vacant Alderman position while Bobby and Keri have a battle of their own regarding their relationship in Episode 3 of Pearson!
Jessica and Pat Meet Again
See photos from Pearson season 1 episode 2, "The Superintendent."
In the second episode of Pearson, Jessica is faced with the challenge of closing a contract with the Chicago Police Union, who are wavering due to their disapproval of Jessica working for the mayor’s office. Meanwhile, Mayor Novak takes heat from the press when news of Jessica’s hiring is leaked to the public.
Jessica Becomes the Talk of the Town