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Stormy Daniels’ attorney Michael Avenatti leaves federal court in Manhattan on April 26. Photo: David Handschuh/NYLJ

While Michael Avenatti has been loudly battling with lawyers for Michael Cohen and President Donald Trump, he’s also been quietly litigating against a former partner for more than two years, leading to a headline-grabbing $10 million judgment on May 22 against one of his law firms, Eagan Avenatti.

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Christine Simmons

Christine Simmons writes about the New York legal community and the business of law. Email her at csimmons@alm.com and find her on Twitter @chlsimmons

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