Prince Andrew, Duke of York
Virginia Giuffre claims she was trafficked by Epstein to have sex with Andrew in London in 2001, when she was age 17 and a minor under U.S. law.
Blackfords, a law firm that said they represent Andrew “in certain U.K. matters,” have questioned whether the papers were properly served.
The Duke of York is back in the headlines after his accuser, Giuffre, announced she was suing the royal.
Virginia Giuffre filed a lawsuit against Prince Andrew in Manhattan federal court.
The Duchess of York has continued to defend her ex-husband despite his ties to the convicted sex offender.
A 2015 email exchange shows Jeffrey Epstein assuring Maxwell that she had done "nothing wrong."
The president was asked about the British socialite during a press conference, saying that he's met her "numerous times over the years" and wishes "her well, frankly."
A U.S. attorney said she would "welcome" talks with the queen's son, the Duke of York, following the arrest of Ghislaine Maxwell.
U.S. attorney Geoffrey S. Berman, issued a statement saying the prince had tried to "falsely portray himself to the public as eager and willing to cooperate."
U.S. investigators want to interview the royal about his friendship with Epstein.