Prosecutors sent a target letter to a low-level worker at former President Donald J. Trump’s company, suggesting the possibility of indictment and confirming that the investigation is continuing.
Legal experts see strong potential for Trump charges that include 34 felony counts of falsifying business records in first degree over a series of hush money deals.
These are his attorneys and how much he pays them;
1. M. Evan Corcoran
Evan Corcoran is one of the lawyers representing former President Donald Trump in his legal battles.
He joined Trump’s defence team in April 2022 and agreed to defend Trump with an ”unusually high” $3.5 million as a retainer.
This means he may end up bagging up to $5 million.
Evan recently represented Trump friend Steve Bannon in his case for denying a subpoena.
2. Lindsey Halligan
Lindsey Halligan is a famous American lawyer and a partner in Miami and Ft. Lauderdale East places of work Property Group.
She is getting a lot of fame because she is a lawyer for Former American President Donald Trump.
Mrs Lindsey is also a partner with Ft. Lauderdale East Offices Property Group, providing first-party insurance claims.
She agreed to defend Trump with a $2 million retainer.
3. Christopher Kise
Christopher Michael Kise is an American lawyer who served as the second Solicitor General of Florida from January 2003 to January 2007.
He has served on the board of directors of Enterprise Florida and was an advisor to Republican politicians Charlie Crist and Ron DeSantis.
Mr Kise joined Donald Trump’s legal team in 2022
He bags up to $2 million to represent Donald J. Trump.
4. Christina Bobb
Christina Bobb is an American journalist and lawyer who hosts Weekly Briefing at One America News Network (OANN).
She was born on 4 November 1985 and has worked for the United States Marine Corps and the Department of Homeland Security.
Christina Bobb covered former President Trump’s administration for OANN and wrote a book called The Green Line.
She is also at the forefront of Trump’s legal battle against the DOJ over the Mar-a-Lago raid.
Christina is paid up to $2.5 million
5. James M. Trusty
James Trusty is an attorney and partner at Ifrah Law.
He has previously served in the Justice Department and as a federal prosecutor in Maryland.
Trusty is as one of the few Trump lawyers with relevant experience who is handling the FBI Mar-a-Lago search.
Trump hired Trusty after he saw him on television.
He has extensive experience in cases involving RICO, The Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, and The Monet Laundering Control Act of 198612.
Mr Trusty is paid up to $1 million.
Former U.S. President Donald J. Trump is confronted with a series of charges, raising significant legal challenges.
The investigation continues, with a target letter sent to a Trump company worker hinting at possible indictment.
Among the potential charges are 34 felony counts of falsifying business records tied to hush money deals.
To navigate this legal turmoil, Trump has assembled a formidable legal team, including attorneys like M. Evan Corcoran, Lindsey Halligan, Christopher Kise, Christina Bobb, and James M. Trusty, each commanding substantial retainers, some reaching up to $5 million.
As the nation keenly observes, the outcome of these proceedings will undoubtedly leave a lasting impact on the perception of justice and accountability for a former president.