ABC collars Barry Schindel legal drama

ABC Studios' 'Turner Loose' revolves around jailed lawyer

ABC has given a script commitment to a drama from scribe Barry Schindel dubbed “Turner Loose.”

ABC Studios project tells the story of a disgraced Wall Street banker-turned-jailhouse lawyer who finds himself not only solving the legal problems of his fellow convicts but working for the prosecutor who put him behind bars.

Schindel has a long line of TV credits, particularly in the legal arena, including “Law and Order” and “Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior.” With ABC, he most recently was an exec producer on “Castle.”

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