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Counsel Watch: Swiss AG hires Blatter lawyer in Fifa-linked probe

By James Thomas

05 July 2019

Counsel Watch: Swiss AG hires Blatter lawyer in Fifa-linked probe Credit: Chris Hsia on Flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0)

In the latest counsel watch, embattled Swiss Attorney General Michael Lauber has hired the lawyer acting for former Fifa president Sepp Blatter to represent him in a disciplinary investigation linked to the world footballing organisation.