Season one is the story of Christine Reade, a second year student at Chicago-Burnham Law School and a new intern at the prestigious firm of Kirkland & Allen. Working hard to establish herself at the firm, her focus quickly shifts when a classmate introduces her to the world of transactional relationships. Known as GFEs, they are women who provide The Girlfriend Experience - emotional and sexual relationships at a very high price. Juggling two very different lives, Christine quickly finds herself drawn into the GFE world, attracted to the rush of control and intimacy.
Law student Christine Reade lands an internship at a prestigious Chicago firm but when a classmate introduces her to the world of transactional relationships, her focus begins to shift.
Christine begins living a double life -- working as a GFE, while pursuing her legal career.
Christine becomes concerned by the level of Jacqueline's control and confronts her, while David enlists Erin's help, in an attempt to retain one of the firm's top clients.
Christine juggles the demands of her internship, law school and a growing roster of GFE clients. Christine observes tension and conflict amongst the Kirkland partners at David's annual party.
Christine's secret identity is threatened by a client's death.
Christine and a new client grow increasingly intimate and start to cross the provider/client boundary. Back at Kirkland & Allen, David is confirmed as managing partner.
Christine takes precautions against any further intrusions from Jack, but is soon faced with another problem from an unexpected source.
Intent on revenge, Christine goes on the attack at Kirkland.
Christine's worlds collide and she is forced to find a way to come out on top.
After her humiliating experience at Kirkland, Christine embraces her career as a GFE provider.
Christine goes on the counter-attack, in an attempt to force a settlement with Kirkland & Allen, while exploring more anonymous ways to service her GFE clients.
Christine travels home for her parent's 30th wedding anniversary party. They are partially happy to see her.