McKenzie Lake lawyer joins investigation into Russian doping

McKenzie Lake lawyer, Richard McLaren, has been named to a three-person Independent Commission that will investigate doping allegations in Russian athletics.

The allegations - recently aired in a German television documentary - are being investigated by the World Anti Doping Agency (WADA). It will begin January 2015, and led by former WADA President Richard W. Pound.

Richard McLaren has a wealth of experience in international sport arbitration, and also works as a law professor at Western University.

View the announcement by WADA in its entirety here: