The Ace Attorney games are the only ones we know of that put players in the role of defense attorney. It helps that all your clients are innocent—it would be a little too weird defending real murderers.
Anyway, the plot has become a little twisty over the year, the suffice to say that Phoenix Wright himself is back in the defense attorney's seat for Ace Attorney 5
Have you stayed up to date with the series? Are you glad Ace Attorney 5 is headed to the US?