Analysis

Fed Raids On Trump Atty A Privilege Screen 'Nightmare'

Law360 (April 13, 2018, 7:16 PM EDT) -- Michael Cohen’s many roles for President Donald Trump — lawyer, dogged cable news advocate, campaign supporter and all-around “fixer” — represent a snarl of knotty privilege issues for federal prosecutors set to sift through computer files and documents seized by agents in raids on his Manhattan office and home, experts say.

Also complicating the work of the “taint team” tasked with screening out privileged information from seized records are the multiple topics covered by a series of federal warrants.

Those reportedly include payments made to women...
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