In what may be a first, blow back in the form a scathing “you’re fired” letter to a BigLaw firm by an investment firm for the firm performing work for the Trump family business and the president’s legal duties and ethical obligations has resulted in the firing of the law firm. Here’s the letter from H. Scott Wallace of Wallace Global Fund to its former counsel Morgan Lewis. Pay particular attention to the “Already, the ethical carnage has begin” section of the letter.
The last paragraph before the former client signed off says it all: “Americans deserve a President of undivided loyalty. Your firm has denied them that. We cannot be complicit.”
What was some of the work Morgan Lewis performed for Trump? See Morgan Lewis Joins Trump’s Reich, Shills For Toothless Interpretation Of Emoluments Clause. — Joe