Donald Trump: THE RUTHLESS LITIGANT IN CHIEF

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Mr. Zirin is a lifelong Republican and leading litigator who has appeared in federal and state courts around the nation. He is a former Assistant US Attorney for the Southern District of New York under the legendary Robert M. Morgenthau.

In 2016, there were 160 federal lawsuits pending in which Trump was a named defendant, as well as numerous other investigations and proceeding. Mr. Zirin observes that Trump “has been sued for race and sex discrimination, sexual harassment, fraud, breach of trust, money laundering, defamation, stiffing his creditors, defaulting on loans, and . . . he [has] been investigated for deep ties to the Mob, which he enjoyed over the years.”

And Trump’s pattern of disrespect and contempt for the law persists. As Mr. Zirin writes, “All this aberrant behavior would be problematic in a businessman. . . But the implications of such conduct in a man who is the president of the United States are nothing less than terrifying.”

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