Bloomberg Law
March 1, 2022, 6:39 PM

Former Attorney General Lynch Defends Work for NFL in Bias Case

Chris Opfer
Chris Opfer

Former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch, hired to defend the NFL in a discrimination suit by ex-Miami Dolphins head coach Brian Flores, said the league is committed to addressing the “serious concerns” the case raises.

The news of Lynch’s hiring last month sparked public criticism of her, the country’s first Black woman attorney general, and her law firm.

“Whenever these issues come to the forefront and are outlined in ways as Coach Flores has, there is concern as to whether the issues will be addressed fully and fairly and openly,” Lynch said Tuesday at a news conference in her law ...

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