Wizard Barristers: Benmashi Cecil is an original television anime series produced by Arms and directed by Yasuomi Umetsu (Kite, Galilei Donna). It aired from January 12, 2014 to March 30, 2014.

The series is a fantasy-courtroom drama set in 2018 Tokyo and follows wizard barristers, attorneys that specialize in defending wizards for crimes of magic.


It is 2018 in Tokyo, a time where normal humans and magic users coexist. As a result, there are laws against using magic, and a "magic courtroom" exists to preside over lawsuits regarding magic use. In these cases, "Benmashi" or wizard barristers defend those who use magic. Cecil Sudo is a Benmashi, and is the youngest Benmashi in history. She joins the Butterfly Law Office, where she begins her eventful career tackling many magical cases.