ABC Buys Jailhouse Lawyer Drama 'Turner Loose'

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"Law & Order's" Barry Schindel will write and executive produce the hour-long project from ABC Studios.

ABC is getting locked up with drama Turner Loose.

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The project, which hails from ABC Studios, centers on Bobby Turner,  a disgraced Wall Street banker turned jailhouse lawyer. He can find a legal loophole for every inmate but himself, until he discovers his own way out and a chance at redemption working for the female prosecutor who locked him up. 

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Barry Schindel (Law & Order, Castle, Criminal Minds) is set to write and executive produce. He is repped by CAA.