Trump is having trouble finding a lawyer because he wants to be paid: Journalist

Donald Trump Lawyers are reportedly having difficulty representing them partly because they want to be paid, a New York Times political reporter Maggie Haberman Sunday snatched.

“You see very few lawyers who are willing to go out and speak for him and/or stop his wagon [to him] And probably don’t get paid – which is a big deal,” Haberman told host Abby Phillip. CNN“Inside Politics.”

Trump has a reputation Ignoring or Litigation of Bills for various services.

He allegedly failed to pay rudy giuliani Despite his years of work on Trump’s behalf.

Giuliani’s aide Maria Ryan reportedly requested in a letter that Trump intended to pay her. He Bill presented for $2.5 million According to a forthcoming book by journalist Andrew Kirtzman, Giuliani’s services to the then White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows, “Giuliani: The Rise and Tragic Fall of America’s Mayor,

The letter was intercepted by an adviser to Giuliani before it reached Trump.

The lack of payment isn’t the only thing that scares lawyers.

lawyer Alan DershowitzA champion of Trump who defended him in his first impeachment trial told business Insider That most reputable law firms fear that ties with Trump will now scare other businesses away.

“Firms will not let them approach any matter related to Trump. These are firms that want to keep customers, and they know that if they represent Donald TrumpThey will lose a lot of clients,” he told Insider.

Haberman also said that Trump is a tough customer.

“He doesn’t like to listen to his lawyers,” she explained. “The fact that he’s always had to make a huge effort by his lawyers to do this. It’s an ongoing story that we’re seeing — clearly not only since he became president, but long ago, when He was mentored by Roy Cohn several decades ago,” she added.

A lawyer told Insider last week that Trump “love to showAnd as the old saying goes, if you represent yourself, you have a fool for a customer.”

He added that Trump is “a big believer in the public relations attack, which I’ve never seen work.”

A Washington Post column noted last week that Trump was Looking for good lawyers In the wake of the FBI search of Mar-a-Lago. He posted on Truth Social that it was “fake news”, adding: “I already have excellent and experienced lawyers – I am very happy with them.”

Watch Haberman’s interview in the CNN clip above. His remarks about Trump and the lawyers begin at 5:10.

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