Grey’s Anatomy season 12 episode 22, “Mama Tried,” is almost entirely about Callie and Arizona’s custody battle for Sofia. Their friends take the stand for them, their lawyers battle it out and Arizona is forced to choose between staying in court or saving her patient and her baby. She chooses the latter. Some good does come of this custody battle, as seeing it leads to April and Jackson having a very civil discussion about their child’s future.
Here are the important moments in “Mama Tried” leading up to Arizona getting custody of Sofia.