Giuliani Working On Deal With Turkey In Gold Trader's Case

Law360, Los Angeles (April 20, 2017, 5:28 PM EDT) -- Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani, now at Greenberg Traurig LLP, is in talks with Turkey on a national security-related deal tied to the prosecution of a Turkish gold trader accused of hiding banking transactions that violated U.S. sanctions on Iran, according to papers unsealed Wednesday.

The federal government and trader Reza Zarrab had traded blows in New York federal court last month over whether Giuliani and ex-Attorney General Michael Mukasey, now at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, were too conflicted to represent Zarrab in the case,...
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