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Trump Lawyers Rotate Among Inner Circle as Legal Woes Mount

  • Newest lawyers also represent Steve Bannon and Peter Navarro
  • Mar-a-Lago search highlights Trump’s growing legal exposure
Matthew Evan Corcoran, attorney for Steve Bannon, arrives to federal court in Washington, D.C., on July 11.
Matthew Evan Corcoran, attorney for Steve Bannon, arrives to federal court in Washington, D.C., on July 11.Photographer: Ting Shen/Bloomberg
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As the legal risks facing Donald Trump and his inner circle continue to expand, the former president and key allies have been playing round robin with a small pool of defense lawyers. 

Trump’s legal matters are multiplying -- the FBI searched his Mar-a-Lago estate Monday as part of an investigation into whether presidential records, including classified material, were mishandled -- and he’s pulling from a cadre of lawyers in his orbit with proven conservative bona fides or a track record of representing people loyal to him.