Documents: In the Matter of Search Warrants Executed on April 9, 2018

On Friday, April 13, the FBI raided the home, office, and hotel room of Michael Cohen, President Trump’s longtime personal lawyer. In response, Cohen filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York for a preliminary injunction to allow his attorneys to review the material for attorney-client privileged information, as well as a temporary restraining to prevent the government from reviewing the seized materials. As litigation continues, Lawfare will be collating the relevant documents on this resource page. If you have any questions, or have noticed any omissions, please email .

April 13, 2018

  1. (submitted by Michael Cohen)
  2. (submitted by the Office of the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York)
  3. (U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York)
  4. (submitted by the Times in conjunction with the Associated Press and Newsday)
  5. (U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York)
  6. (submitted by Cohen’s attorneys)

April 15, 2018

  1. (submitted by the president’s attorneys)

April 16, 2018

  1. (submitted by Cohen’s attorneys)
  2. (submitted by the Office of the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York)

Ruling from the bench on April 16, Judge Kimba Wood . She did not rule on his motion for a preliminary injunction.

April 17, 2018

12.  (submitted by Michael Cohen)

13. (U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York) 

14. (submitted by Cohen's attorneys) 

April 18, 2018

15.  (submitted by the Office of the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York)