The team of lawyers defending President Donald Trump at the impeachment trial in the Senate is full of star characters.
It was former independent prosecutor Ken Starr, whom two years ago conducted an investigation that led to the impeachment of the then US President Bill Clinton.
Among the advocates group is the former Harvard law professor and famous constitutional lawyer Alan Dershowitz. Dershowitz said he would make constitutional arguments to protect the White House chief from allegations of abuse of power.
|The prosecutor group (left) and the defense lawyer for Mr. Trump (right)|
Dershowitz gave advice to President Donald Trump during Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russia’s alleged interference in the US presidential election.
|Mr. Ken Starr|
Attorney Robert Ray, Ken Starr’s successor and an experienced lawyer on impeachment matters, is also involved in defending Mr. Trump.
The three veterans will join Mr. Trump’s defense team, headed by White House lawyer Pat Cipollone and his own lawyer Jay Sekulow, who plans to give a speech on behalf of Mr. Trump in Shanghai. institute.
According to the AP, former Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi – now the President’s special adviser on impeachment – also joined Mr. Trump’s defense team.
The joining of lawyers Dershowitz and Ken Starr on January 17 will contribute more experience on the issue of constitution and impeachment for the protection team of President Trump before the trial starts on January 21.