michael cohenwho served as donald trumpThe lawyer and problem solver for more than a decade, he had a strong recommendation for lawyers who might be considering working with the former president.
Trump is reportedly facing imminent charges over a hush money payment to adult actor Stormy Daniels, which got Cohen himself convicted and sent to prison, the lawyer said. msnbc‘s chris hayes on Friday:
“The smartest thing a lawyer can do, if Donald Trump asks you to represent him in this nightmare that he is going to be living: run.”
“Run as fast as you can. And don’t run to Florida and especially Palm Beach. Run somewhere east or west, but definitely don’t get involved with Donald. That’s what I would say.”
Cohen said that Trump had so far avoided accountability and always threw those around him under the bus.
The revolving door of the lawyers now working with Trump was a “clown show,” Cohen continued. He envisioned them “getting out of a Mini Cooper with floppy shoes and red noses because what they’re saying doesn’t make sense.”
Video of Trump’s new lawyer, Joe Tacopina, trying to take a piece of paper from him msnbcAri Melber during an interview went viral this week.
“There are so many more people that are around (Trump) in terms of lawyers, that the big joke that’s out now is that ‘MAGA’ really stands for ‘make lawyers get lawyers,’ and sadly that’s really the truth,” he added. .
Watch the full interview here: