The series ended their last day of shooting their final episode the morning of May 10, 1994. Actor Corbin Bernsen called into the Howard Stern Show about a half hour before they wrapped for the last time.
William M. Finkelstein became executive producer of "L.A. Law" shortly after his series Civil Wars (1991) was canceled. Finkelstein transferred two "Civil Wars" characters from their New York law firm to "L.A. Law": attorney "Eli Levinson" (Alan Rosenberg) and his secretary, "Denise Ianello" (Debi Mazar).
As of October 2014, the first six seasons have been released on DVD in the UK (region 2) by Revelation Films. Seasons 7 and 8 are scheduled for release in 2015.Shout Factory in the US (region 1) has so far released the first three seasons.