When National Public Radio wanted to devote a show to lawyers who have to work in the glare of the media spotlight, it turned to Robert Bernhoft of Bernhoft Law. Click ‘Play Program’ to hear an edited version of the NPR program ‘Celebrities Can Be Taxing,’ which was originally broadcast on NPR’s KCRW-FM show ‘The Business’ on April 14, 2008.
On January 13, 2008, Orlando ABC-affiliate WFTV posted an amazing video on its website: a 12-minute single-take interview with Robert Bernhoft, Wesley Snipes’ lead attorney during Snipes’ tax trial.
The oratory skills, the grace under pressure, and Bernhoft’s uncanny ability to synthesize complex legal themes are on ample display. This interview is raw, uncut, and its subject must deliver without a trace of video trickery. The report was viewed 4,121 times on WFTV’s website in the first two hours after posting by a populace rabidly interested in Snipes’ trial, which was to begin the next day.