Wallace Global Fund Fires President Trump’s Law Firm Over Conflict of Interest
The Wallace Global Fund terminated its relationship with Morgan Lewis, the law firm advising Trump that he could retain his business interests as a sitting United States President. In a letter sent to the firm’s President, WGF Co-Chair H. Scott Wallace explained the ethical imperative driving the decision, citing the firm’s encouragement of Trump’s unchecked self-dealing, flouting of the Constitution, and concealment of the truth. The decision struck a powerful chord. The Fund receiving hundreds of supportive letters, along with coverage from POLITICO, Bloomberg Law, the Philadelphia Inquirer, Think Progress, The Independent, and NY Daily News.