A young attorney, Peter Rhom, has impeccable morals and is appalled but intrigued by the life of DR. Joseph Mengel, a doctor for the Nazi party who performed disturbing experiments on Jewish prisoners. When doing research on the doctor, he is abducted and flown to meet someone who claims to be Mengel and wants to have his story told. Peter is outraged and demands to be flown home. Unbeknownst to him, the man claiming to be the doctor is on the plane. When caught, Peter is forced by his belief that everyone is entitled to legal representation to represent him.