President Donald Trump’s longtime lawyer Michael Cohen has revamped his legal strategy.
Cohen is making it seem as if he will turn on his old boss.
Experts are confounded by the strategy.
There has been a dramatic shift in President Donald Trump’s former longtime lawyer Michael Cohen’s legal strategy, and experts are confounded by what exactly is the aim of his latest maneuvering.
Cohen has gone from virtual silence to suddenly sounding as if he is ready to turn on the president at a moment’s notice. Gone are the days when Cohen sought to appear as close to Trump as possible; now he’s saying in an interview with ABC’s George Stephanopoulos that his family “and this country” have his “first loyalty.”
Soon, Cohen will split with his existing legal team at McDermott Will & Emery and will have his defense guided by Guy Petrillo, a partner at Petrillo Klein & Boxer who has extensive experience in the Southern District of New York and is the kind of lawyer a person would choose if he or she were seeking to cut a deal with prosecutors, experts told Business Insider. Cohen has also brought on Lanny Davis, notable …read more
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