Cozen O’Connor: White-Collar Pros Weigh Risks, 'Stigma' of Joining Trump Team

White-Collar Pros Weigh Risks, 'Stigma' of Joining Trump Team

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Barry Boss, co-chair of Cozen O’Connor’s White Collar Defense & Investigations Practice, spoke with the National Law Journal about the president’s legal team. “Obviously, given the constant shuffle of attorneys in and out of the president’s legal team, one would be reticent to focus a significant portion of your practice on representing the president, only to find yourself on the sidelines a short time later because the president saw someone he liked better on Fox News,” said Boss. “There is also definitely a stigma to being linked to this president,” added Boss, “[A]ny attorney is going to consider whether a connection to this case will result in other clients not wanting to hire him or her in the future, especially if the representation of the president is going to be short-lived.”

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