Case Against Michael Avenatti Could Target Stormy Daniels’ Legal Fund

Breitbart | 6/13/2018 | Staff
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Adult film star Stormy Daniels’ could be dragged into a lawsuit against her attorney, Michael Avenatti, because a lawyer is suing Avenatti’s firm for millions of dollars—including money raised for Daniels’ legal fees.

Attorney Jason Frank, who used to work at Michael Avenatti’s firm Eagan Avenatti, LLP, sued the firm for not paying the full amount of the first installment of a $4.85 million settlement. A federal bankruptcy court ruled last month that Eagan Avenatti, LLP, had to pay Frank $10 million.

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The Los Angeles Times reported that Frank requested the bankruptcy judge to give him access to up to $10 million in legal fees the firm collected from its clients, including the money Daniels crowdfunded in her fight to break a nondisclosure agreement concerning alleged sexual trysts with President Trump.

Daniels, whose legal name is Stephanie Clifford, set up a crowdfunding page with Avenatti’s assistance in March to pay for her lawsuit and her legal fees. As of Wednesday afternoon, Daniels’ CrowdJustice page received...
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