http://www.politico.com/story/2016/06/daniel-petrocelli-lawyer-trump-clinton-donation-224047
In the middle of the firestorm over Donald Trump’s racially based attacks on the judge overseeing the Trump University lawsuits, the billionaire GOP nominee went on Sean Hannity to rant against the plaintiffs’ law firm for paying Hillary Clinton large sums of money for speeches...

“The whole thing is disgusting,” Trump added.

But Trump’s lead lawyer in the case has Clinton ties of his own.

Federal filings show that Daniel Petrocelli has donated to Clinton over the years, and even contributed $2,700 to her campaign after Trump brought him on to the politically fraught case.

The fact that Trump’s own lawyer in the class-action cases has been an avid Clinton backer undermines his accusations of bias in the case, not only against the plaintiffs’ lawyers but also against U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel, who Trump says has an “inherent conflict of interest” because of his Mexican heritage...

While Trump has also donated to Democrats over the years — and to Clinton’s Senate campaign — it’s Petrocelli’s most recent donation that’s the most eyebrow-raising. His last contribution to Clinton was logged with the FEC on Jan. 11 of this year, almost two months after Petrocelli joined the Trump University case on Nov. 23 last year...

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