Bloomberg Law
Feb. 16, 2022, 5:52 PMUpdated: Feb. 18, 2022, 3:02 PM

NFL Taps Loretta Lynch to Fend Off Brian Flores Bias Suit (4)

Brian Baxter
Brian Baxter

The National Football League has hired former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch to defend it in a high-profile race discrimination case filed earlier this month by former Miami Dolphins head coach Brian Flores.

Lynch, a partner at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, is working with the law firm’s chairman Brad Karp on the litigation, according to four sources familiar with the situation. The Dolphins, also named as a defendant in the Flores case, and their real estate billionaire owner Stephen Ross have turned to Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan litigator William Burck, the sources said.

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