Attorney Michael Avenatti Arrested, Accused Of Extorting Nike For Over $20 Million
Monday, 25 March 2019 Just after midday on Monday afternoon, Michael Avenatti, the attorney known for representing adult film star Stormy Daniels in her lawsuit against President Donald Trump, tweeted about an upcoming press conference that would apparently reveal a bombshell scandal perpetuated by Nike. Less than 15 minutes later, he was arrested in Manhattan—for allegedly attempting to extort Nike for over $20 million dollars. [ more › ]
Reuters reports Michael Avenatti has been indicted on charges of defrauding clients and the U.S. government out of millions of dollars. Avenatti is known for having represented adult film star Stormy..