New York (CNN) In the first comments since the FBI raid on his home and office, Eileen Cohen said the FBI agencies “were extremely professional, courteous plus respectful. ”
“I am miserable to have my personal residence and workplace raided. But I will tell you that will members of the FBI that performed the search and seizure had been all extremely professional, courteous plus respectful. And I thanked them by the end, ” Cohen said in a mobile phone conversation on Tuesday with CNN.
Requested if he was worried, Cohen said; “I would be lying for you if I told that I am not really. Do I need this in my lifetime? No . Do I want to be involved in this particular? No . ”
The raid was “upsetting to say the least, ” he added.
Cohen failed to fault the FBI agents who else conducted the raid at their house, office and a hotel in which he is temporarily staying.
Cohen would not opinion further on the raid, but recognized the raids and attention have experienced an impact on his family. He desires the investigation to be over and is constantly on the say everything he did in relation to paying Stormy Daniels for the non-disclosure agreement was perfectly legal.
He stated that he is very loyal to Trump but after what happened on Mon, he’d rethink how he managed the payments to Daniels due to the impact on his family.