Michael Avenatti Stole Over $12M From Clients, New 36-Count LA Indictment SaysAvenatti is accused of stealing $4 million from a paraplegic man, which he used to finance a coffee business, prosecutors said.
Avenatti Makes First Court Appearance In Federal Fraud CaseHe's battling two federal cases. One on each coast. And today celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti is answering two federal charges here in California. He's accused of filing bogus tax returns to get millions of dollars in loans. Randy Paige reports.
'Corrupt Lawyer' Michael Avenatti Arrested In Alleged Nike Extortion SchemeNewport Beach attorney Michael Avenatti was arrested on charges of bank fraud, embezzling a client's money and attempting to extort more than $20 million from athletic equipment giant Nike
Celebrity Attorney Mark Geragos Named Co-Conspirator In Avenatti Extortion Case; CNN Cuts TiesGeragos appeared on CNN this month to discuss the case against his client Jussie Smollett, an actor accused of fabricating a racist, anti-gay attack in Chicago.
L.A. City Attorney Passes On Charges Vs. Michael Avenatti – For NowThe Los Angeles City Attorney's Office is declining to file charges against attorney Michael Avenatti stemming from his arrest last year on suspicion of domestic violence.
Stormy Daniels' Attorney Michael Avenatti Says He Won't Seek Presidency In 2020Southland attorney Michael Avenatti, who was recently arrested on suspicion of domestic violence and is best known for representing Stormy Daniels, said he will not run for president in 2020.
No Felony Charges For Michael Avenatti After LA ArrestAvenatti was arrested for an alleged domestic violence incident which occurred last week. He still could face misdemeanor counts.
Woman Claims Michael Avenatti Dragged Her By Arm Across FloorAn actress who says she had a relationship with Michael Avenatti alleges that he dragged her across the floor of his Los Angeles apartment after an argument over money, according to court documents obtained Tuesday by The Associated Press.
Michael Avenatti Posts Bail After Being Booked On Domestic Violence ChargeMichael Avenatti was taken into custody by Los Angeles police Wednesday following a domestic abuse allegation, a law enforcement official said.
Grassley Calls For Criminal Probe Of Kavanaugh Accuser, LA Attorney Avenatti Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley on Thursday asked for a criminal investigation into whether Julie Swetnick and her attorney, Michael Avenatti made false claims.
Stormy Daniels' Attorney Michael Avenatti Ordered To Pay $4.85MThe judgment by Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Dennis Landin marks the first time the media-savvy Avenatti is being held personally liable in the case.
Senate Judiciary Committee Asked Kavanaugh About 2 New Claims Of Sexual Assault Ahead Of Accuser's Senate TestimonyBoth new claims stem from complaints sent to senators and describe separate incidents that allegedly occurred in 1998 and 1985, bringing the number of sexual misconduct allegations against Brett Kavanaugh to five.