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With The Departure Of John Dowd, Trump’s Legal Team And Strategy Could Be In Flux

26/03/2018

JONATHAN TURLEY

160px-Official_Portrait_of_President_Donald_Trump_(cropped)Below is my column in the Hill newspaper on the changes to the Trump legal team, including the departure of John Dowd who was the lead counsel in dealing with the Special Counsel investigation.  While it is still not clear what role Joe diGenova will play, there is concern that Trump is considering a more combative approach.  Adding more lawyers does not necessarily translate to strengthening a case. Indeed, if you add lawyers used to being lead counsels, the result can be confusion and conflicts in getting them to work together. What Trump needs is greater control and continuity as he enters the most risky stage of the Special Counsel investigation.

Here is the column:

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