President Donald Trump’s former campaign chair Paul Manafort on Thursday switched up his legal team amid several new reports on the federal investigation into his personal finances.
“Mr. Manafort is in the process of retaining his former counsel, Miller & Chevalier, to represent him in the office of special counsel investigation,” Manafort’s spokesman Jason Maloni said in a statement to Politico. “As of today, WilmerHale no longer represents Mr. Manafort.”
According to Politico, Miller & Chevalier is known for its work specializing in complicated financial crimes.
Manafort was Trump’s campaign chair in the stretch leading up to the 2016 election, and resigned in …read more