Giuliani Departs From Manhattan Law Firm To Focus On Trump

Giuliani Departs From Manhattan Law Firm To Focus On Trump

Giuliani joined Trump's legal team in April, originally intending to take an unpaid leave of absence from Greenberg Traurig.

Rudy Giuliani has resigned from his law firm, Greenberg Traurig, in order to concentrate on his legal work for President Donald Trump during the special counsel investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

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Greenberg Traurig's executive chairman Richard Rosenbaum said Giuliani's resignation went into effect Wednesday.

"I have a great deal of respect for the mayor's incredible career and what he has done for New York City and our country for many years and consider him a friend", Rosenbaum said in a statement.

Rosenbaum works out of NY, now the nucleus of the firm that Miami lawyers Mel Greenberg, Bob Traurig and Larry Hoffman founded in 1967.

Firm partners cringed after Giuliani's comments about the payment that Trump fixer Michael Cohen made to Daniels to keep her quiet about a one-night stand she said she had with Trump in 2006, the paper reported.

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Originally, Giuliani and the firm believed he would not be working for Trump this long. "Speaking for ourselves, we would not condone payments of the nature alleged to have been made or otherwise without the knowledge and direction of a client".

Later, both Trump and Giuliani began to alter their stories about Cohen and Daniels and who knew about the payment and when.

In a statement Thursday, Giuliani said the move would be permanent.

In a phone interview with Fox News on Friday, Giuliani said the outside legal team is still waiting for information from Mueller.

None of the president's children, including senior White House adviser Ivanka Trump, who worked on the campaign extensively, have been interviewed or even asked for an interview, according to several media reports.

Giuliani joined the team almost one month after the resignation of John Dowd, a former personal attorney to Trump.

He added, "Michael would take care of things like this like I take care of this with my clients".

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