Experts explain why Michael Cohen would make the surprising decision to break up with his lawyers — and if he’s signaling he may be ready to flip

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  • Experts reacted to news that President Donald Trump’s longtime lawyer Michael Cohen was breaking up with his legal team.
  • They explained what rationale could be behind the surprise parting of ways, and if the split means it is more likely Cohen will soon agree to cooperate with prosecutors.
  • Cohen is under criminal investigation for possible campaign-finance violations, bank fraud, and wire fraud following the FBI’s April raids on his home, office, and hotel room.

Wednesday’s widespread reporting that President Donald Trump’s longtime lawyer Michael Cohen was breaking up with his legal team brought the latest wave of attention to the criminal investigation he is at the center of in the Southern District of New York.

Experts who spoke with Business Insider explained what rationale could be behind the surprise parting of ways, and if the split means it is more likely Cohen will soon agree to cooperate with prosecutors.

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