Phoenix Wright is asked to pay a visit to Themis Legal Academy. However, when they get there, a murder occurs. Athena Cykes takes on her first case as the defense team leader when her childhood friend Juniper Woods gets arrested for the murder. With Apollo's assistance, they will have to uncover the many secrets of the students at Themis Legal Academy and discover the truth in this dark age of law.
- Time of the crime: October 24th, 6-8 PM
- Location: Outdoor Stage
- Victim: Constance Courte
- Cause of death: Blood loss from deep stab wound
- Witnesses: Bobby Fulbright, Aristotle Means, Robin Newman, Hugh O'Conner, Myriam Scuttlebutt
- Defendant: Juniper Woods
- Defence Attorney: Athena Cykes
- Prosecutor: Simon Blackquill
Athena makes her first appearance as the defence team leader.
Athena's assistant who will help her through her first case.
A senior in the judge course. Athena has known her since childhood.
A prosecutor and prison inmate. He has mastered the use of psychological manipuation in courtroom battles
A lawyer course professor at the academy. His smile is somewhat scary.
A senior in the prosecutor course. Tends to shout a lot.
A senior in the lawyer course who kinda seems like a jerk.
Another senior in the judge course. She is the aloof editor-in-chief of the school paper who walks around with a box over her head.
The professor who invited Phoenix Wright to the academy. She was a judge course teacher until she became the victim of this case.
The lively detective in charge of this case. He makes you wonder what justice is really all about.
The lawyer who owns the agency. Was invited to Themis Legal Academy after receiving his attorney's badge.
Phoenix Wright's daughter. She wants to become a famous magician someday.
A rock star prosecutor who was the leader and vocalist of the Gavinners and Apollo's rival from Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney.