"There's a massive amount of risk. The risk of losing his office. That's the risk," Ari Fleischer said.
President Donald Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani has said he is hopeful that an interview between his client and Special Counsel Robert Mueller would be "negotiable."
The president's lawyer made a series of odd, contradictory statements in several TV appearances.
Team Trump has changed its position on the president's former personal attorney.
Cohen reportedly ready to tell prosecutors that Trump knew in advance about the Trump Tower meeting with the Russians.
The Fox News host defended the president following the recording's release.
The president's lawyer also slammed Michael Cohen for recording his former client.
"It's total nonsense," Dershowitz said of Avenatti's predictions.
Trump will not answer any questions about obstruction of justice relating to the Russia investigation, according to his lawyer, Rudy Giuliani.
"I know for a fact that this is not the only tape," Avenatti said after it emerged that Cohen had recorded Trump discussing a payment to an ex-Playboy model.
"Impeachment of the president would be the better answer" over criminal prosecution, Lanny Davis opined.
"This is the most corrupt investigation I have ever seen," Giuliani said of Mueller's probe.
Trump's lawyer appeared on Hannity.
The president's lawyer said what was being done to Trump was "heartless" and "cruel."
Rudy Giuliani, a lawyer for 72-year-old President Donald Trump, also said Joe Biden was too old.
"When this whole thing is over, things might get cleaned up with some presidential pardons," Giuliani said.
"What's going to happen here is the narcissism of this president, his arrogance, his stupidity, is ultimately going to catch up to him," Avenatti said of Trump.
Michael Avenatti has frequently attacked President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani.
"Absolutely, I have a lot of sympathy for the first lady," Avenatti said.
"They have such a distorted image of who he is that they don't have the kind of reaction that we do," a Trump family author said of Ivanka, Melania and Donald Trump.
Since joining Trump's legal team in April, Giuliani has distinguished himself from the president's other attorneys with his frequent promotion of unfounded claims.
"I don't believe Mrs. Trump has ever discussed her thoughts on anything with Mr. Giuliani," Melania Trump's spokeswoman said.
"If any atty for any Fortune 500 co. made the public comments that Giuliani did yesterday (which he affirmed this morning), they would be immediately fired," Avenatti tweeted.