Client 9 takes an in-depth look at the rapid rise and dramatic fall of New York Governor Eliot Spitzer. As New York's Attorney General, Spitzer prosecuted crimes by America's largest financial institutions and some of the most powerful executives in the country. After his election as Governor, with the largest margin in the state's history, many believed Spitzer was on his way to becoming President. The New York Times revealed that Spitzer had been caught seeing prostitutes, and the "Sheriff of Wall Street" fell quickly from grace. With unique access, the film explores the hidden contours of this tale of hubris, sex, and power.