Noted for her pugnacity during the Depp-Heard trial, the lawyer was offered a position as a partner in the California firm in which she has only been practicing for four years.
Johnny Depp’s victory in the lawsuit against his ex-wife Amber Heard is proving beneficial for more than the former actor. Pirates of the Caribbean. Camille Vasquez, 37, the lawyer for interpreter Captain Jack Sparrow caught the eye throughout the trial for her pugnacity. So much so that the lawyer was offered the position of partner at the firm Brown Rudnick in which she has been pleading since 2018.
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In a statement shared on Brown Rudnick’s Twitter account, William Baldiga, chairman and CEO of the firm, says he originally planned to announce this promotion. “for the end of the fiscal year”but the highly publicized Depp-Heard trial would have accelerated the process. “Camille’s performance at Johnny Depp’s trial proved to the world that she is ready to take this next step now. We are incredibly proud of her and look forward to what she will accomplish as our newest partner.”he explains in the press release.
For her part, the lawyer said to herself “delighted” that the firm in which she has worked since 2018 places her trust in her: “I’m proud of the exceptionally talented team I’ve had the privilege of leading who have demonstrated teamwork and collaboration, and I look forward to continuing to represent Brown’s culture of excellence.” Rudnick”.
According to the American media Deadline this great promotion comes as Camille Vasquez was courted since the trial verdict by “a number of leading law firms and agencies“who would have expressed an interest in”to poach or represent the lawyer literally “made for tv»».
Throughout this legal battle, Camille Vasquez has proven to be a great asset to Johnny Depp and a true media strategist. She had notably marked the spirits from the first days of the hearings by declaring to the jurors that Amber Heard had been the aggressor throughout her relationship with the Hollywood star. During the trial, rumors had also circulated about an alleged relationship between the actor and his lawyer, rumors quickly denied by the two concerned.
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