Martha Coakley to serve as DraftKings adviser

Martha Coakley
Martha Coakley –Dina Rudick / The Boston Globe

DraftKings, the Boston-based daily fantasy sports company currently combating a number of legal inquiries from officials, has hired former Massachusetts attorney general Martha Coakley as an adviser, a company spokesman told The Boston Globe.

The spokesman confirmed to the Globe that Coakley, a former Democratic candidate for governor and senator, will serve as an “outside adviser on legislative and regulatory matters.’’ However, DraftKings has not provided the specific details of her role.

Read the full Globe story here.

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