Michael Avenatti

Attorney Michael Avenatti has been charged with diverting funds meant for his then-client Stormy Daniels into his own account.
The attorney allegedly attempted to defraud his client by convincing Daniels' literary agent to divert money from her book deal into his bank account.
Michael Keaton's "Julian Assange" boasts that he's the "scourge of the cleaning staff at the Ecuadorian embassy."
The attorney known for representing Stormy Daniels is caught up in a "tangled financial web of lies," federal agent Ryan Korner said Thursday.
Blackmail charges against the star lawyer didn't stop him from releasing what he claimed were damaging documents involving the company.
Lanita Carter, the singer’s former hairdresser, is among the four accusers involved in the 10 counts against Kelly of aggravated criminal sexual abuse last month.
The lawyer, who had represented porn actress Stormy Daniels in her fight against Donald Trump, is facing federal charges claiming he tried to extort Nike.
But the lawyer's latest allegations only reveal his own ignorance about college basketball "corruption."
Only in the asinine world of college sports could paying talented, marketable athletes be damaging to anyone.
The celebrity lawyer has been linked with the former attorney for Stormy Daniels in a fraud and extortion case.
Michael Avenatti, best known as Stormy Daniels’ former lawyer, has been arrested for alleged extortion.
Michael Avenatti, best known as Stormy Daniels’ former lawyer, has been arrested for alleged extortion.
Right-wingers like Donald Trump Jr. went on a tear against the lawyer and foe of the president.
Federal prosecutors say the former Stormy Daniels attorney threatened to release damaging information about Nike if the company didn't meet his demands.
"I can’t escape this guy," the porn star and director told a crowd in Washington, D.C., of Trump's former lawyer.
But her attorney, Michael Avenatti, declared victory.
"If you take my case, I’m offering spoilers for ‘Empire.’ I die," quips Chris Redd's Smollett as the actor pleads with lawyers to represent him.
Lawyer Michael Avenatti has given prosecutors another video recording that he says shows disgraced singer R. Kelly sexually assaulting a minor.
The singer was charged Friday with 10 counts of criminal sexual abuse.
The illegal disclosure revealed the Trump lawyer was accepting some questionable payments.