Trump divorce lawyer penning 'tell-all' book
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpCorker: US must determine responsibility in Saudi journalist's death Five takeaways from testy Heller-Rosen debate in Nevada Dem senator calls for US action after 'preposterous' Saudi explanation MORE’s divorce lawyer — who the commander in chief once called his “most important” attorney — is penning a “tell-all” book.

Jay Goldberg, who worked on the headline-grabbing 1992 divorce battle between Trump and his first wife, Ivana, as well as with a host of other celeb clients, is the author of a new book “full of stories and memories of all his famous work,” his spokeswoman tells ITK. The news that the book was being shopped to publishers next week was first reported by The New York Post on Thursday evening.

Goldberg and Trump go back more than two decades, the lawyer's rep Robin Davis says.

“They were very close and he represented him for not only his divorces, but many of his real estate deals. And [Trump] even stayed at Jay’s home and they shared breakfast together.”


In addition to repping Trump in his legal battle with his first wife, Goldberg also worked for the real estate mogul during his second divorce in 1999 from wife Marla Maples.

Bono, Willie Nelson, The Rolling Stones and Sean “Diddy” Combs have also lawyered up with Goldberg in the past.

Goldberg “felt prompted at this stage of his life to tell his stories, to share them,” according to Davis. But, she says, Goldberg didn’t include anything in the book that “would be contrary to a client’s attorney privilege.”

In an interview last year with The New York Times, the then-84-year-old Goldberg pointed to a note he said Trump once sent him that read, “There has never been a lawyer more important to me than you.”

But Davis says readers shouldn’t expect a “Fire and Fury”-style undressing from Goldberg’s memoir.

“You always hear all these horrible, negative stories, and Jay feels that this book will reflect the true character of President Trump in a positive way.”

Goldberg, Davis says, “prescribes to the saying, ‘If you don’t have something nice to say, don’t say anything.’”

—Updated at 2:57 p.m.