Becky Blake was viciously assaulted by Michael Reese when she was a student in college and permanently lost the use of her legs. Blake has since been confined to a wheelchair. Blake later became a competent secretary and confidant of Matthew Murdock and Franklin Nelson at first their Storefront Legal Services and later at the offices of Nelson and Murdock in Mid-Town New York City.

Michael Reese continued his masked assualt on females. Daredevil eventually brought Reese to justice and his alter ego, Murdock, convinced Becky to testify against Reese in the court case. Initially, Blake thought she had been assaulted by Reese' look a like Melvin Potter [1]

Blake had unrequited romantic feelings for Matt Murdock. However, the twos relationship appear to have remained platonic.

Blake later became a lawyer and partner for their new "Nelson, Blake, and Murdock" firm[2]. The firm became "Nelson and Blake" after Foggy fired Matt. Following the events of Shadowland. Blake quit the firm due to her newfound inability to trust Murdock. Becky Blake narrowly escaped death when their office was set on fire during the conflict. Dakota North was able to rescue her.




No use of legs



  • No shrinking violet, Becky once injured Bird-Man with a projectile allowing him to be captured by the Black Widow.

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  1. Daredevil #173
  2. Daredevil Vol 2 #93
  3. Marvel Encyclopedia Volume 5: Marvel Knights
  4. Marvel Encyclopedia Volume 5: Marvel Knights

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