Ex-NJ AG Tapped By Gov. For Staff Sex Assault Investigations

By Bill Wichert (October 22, 2018, 3:33 PM EDT) -- Former New Jersey Attorney General Christopher Porrino, now a partner with Lowenstein Sandler LLP, has been tapped by Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy to assist his administration in investigations into sexual assault allegations against a former staffer, representing the latest high-profile attorney to become involved with the probes.

Porrino, who returned to the Lowenstein Sandler in January after serving as the state's top law enforcement officer under ex-Republican Gov. Chris Christie, on Monday confirmed that he has been retained to help the Murphy administration in responding to inquiries about Albert J. Alvarez.

"I have been asked by the office of the governor to...

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