She is taken hostage midway through season 17 ("Townhouse Incident"), but is rescued unharmed.
Shortly thereafter, she begins a relationship with IAB Captain Ed Tucker.
Alexandra Cabot (March) was a lead character in the first and only season of Conviction where she had been promoted to Bureau Chief ADA.
The characters of Olivia Benson and Elliot Stabler were named for creator Dick Wolf's children.
Tutuola admits he called Lake, but says he did not expect him to run.