February 27, 2020. Lawyer Michael Avenatti, who famously represented pornstar Stormy Daniels in her claim that she had sex with Donald Trump, was found guilty of trying to extort $25 million from Nike. He is also facing charges in California and New York for allegedly defrauding Daniels. The brash, high-flying Avenatti was a nightly fixture on cable news when the Stormy Daniels/Donald Trump story was hot. Now he faces more than forty years in prison for extortion.