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Former ESPN anchor and current Madden NFL anchor Adrienne Lawrence Former ESPN anchor and current Madden NFL anchor Adrienne Lawrence. (Courtesy photo)

The new attorneys representing former ESPN anchor and legal analyst Adrienne Lawrence in her federal sexual harassment lawsuit against the sports network hope to make the case a class action lawsuit.

In a Friday interview with the Connecticut Law Tribune, Wigdor LLP partners Michael Willemin and Jeanne Christensen said there are many past and current female employees of the Bristol-based network who were allegedly sexually harassed like Lawrence. The attorneys said they will seek class action status as soon as they are officially admitted on the case by a judge. That procedural matter, Christensen said, should be done soon.

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Robert Storace

Robert Storace covers legal trends, lawsuits and analysis for the Connecticut Law Tribune. Follow him on Twitter @RobertSCTLaw or reach him at 203-437-5950.

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