Foley & Lardner Faces Ire Over Partner's Role On Trump Call

By Aebra Coe (January 4, 2021, 11:31 AM EST) -- Foley & Lardner LLP has been bombarded with angry tweets and phone calls since reporting revealed Sunday that partner Cleta Mitchell was on a phone call in which President Donald Trump asked Georgia's secretary of state to "find" 11,780 votes in favor of his reelection.

Social media exploded Sunday night and Monday morning with calls for Mitchell's discipline and excoriating Foley & Lardner over Mitchell's role as a member of the Trump camp in the Saturday phone call, a recording of which was released Sunday by The Washington Post.

Anti-Trump group The Lincoln Project listed the law firm's phone number in...

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