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Donald Sterling Goes Law Firm Shopping

What law firm wants to be seen in public with Donald Sterling? Well, let me rephrase the question: What law firm wants to be seen with Donald Sterling’s money?

Yeah, that’s what I thought. Sterling, a former ambulance chaser before his illustrious career as a slumlord and NBA owner, will not lack for legal representation. Hell, if black NBA players and coaches took Sterling’s money, can you imagine how positively thrilled the lawyers will be to do the same?

And Sterling has a bit of a case. Can a rich, racist white man be drummed out of his rich white man association just because he was illegally recorded being as racist as everybody already knew him to be? Really good lawyers will be happy to make that case. 

For a fee. Will the notoriously cheap Sterling pony up for one of the best law firms in the country?

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