Celebrity attorney Michael Avenathi is accused of abuse of nearly $ 2 million after he has reached a lucrative deal for former NBA player friend Hasan Whitesite. a deal for the actress and barista, $ 2.75 million, of which Miami Heath WhiteState, 29, is linked to a trust account created by Aveny in January 2017, according to bank records and an indictment on April 10th by a California-based jury . Aventi was entitled to $ 1 million in lawyers' fees, but he did not tell Gardner about the payment and misinterpreted the terms of his deal with WhiteSide, prosecutors say in the indictment. Instead, he collected $ 2.5 million in the bank account of a partner law firm to buy a share of a small private jet.
Avenatti told Gardnerthat that Whiteside's first payment was for court fees but that she would receive monthly installments over the next eight years. He made 1
Although WhiteSide and Gardner confirmed the deal in a statement, Avenyti dismissed allegations that he acted illegally or illegally. has ever been appropriated by someone and I look forward to all the relevant documents and facts presented during the trial, "he told the Los Angeles Times in an email. "Customers who complain are a very small part of the thousands of clients I've served in my almost 20-year career."
The accusation of the 36 big jury refers to four other clients, of which Aveneti claims to have stolen millions of dollars, including mentally ill, paralleled Jeffrey Ernest Johnson and YouTube visitor Michelle Fan. He was also accused of tax, bank, bankruptcy, and perjury. He also faced a federal racketeering and plot in New York because of his relationship with Nike.