Love seems to be budding with Johnny Depp.
After speculation, a source confirms that he and his former lawyer Joelle Rich are a couple.
– It’s serious between them, the person tells Us Weekly.
After the extensive trial against ex-wife Amber Heard appears Johnny Depp59, have found love.
– It is serious between them. They are real, says a source to Us Weekly.
Attendees during high-profile trial: “Be personal”
The new love is said to be Joel Rich37. She was Johnny Depp’s lawyer in the 2020 lawsuit against The Sun. The actor sued the newspaper for defamation after they published an article calling him a “wife abuser.”
During the summer trials against ex-wife Amber Heard, it was instead Camille Vasquez, 38, who was his attorney. Even so, Joelle Rich was regularly seen in the courtroom. They were also seen leaving the courtroom together at one point. And according to Us Weekly’s source, she didn’t attend in her professional role.
– She had no professional obligation to be there. It was personal, the person told the newspaper.
Former love rumor with his lawyer: “Sexist”
This summer, a romance rumor also arose elsewhere. Namely between Johnny Depp and Camille Vasquez. Something that was denied and angered the lawyer at the time, who thought it would be “unethical” to date his clients.
– It is also an unethical accusation. It’s sexist, she said then.
Neither Johnny Depp nor Joelle Rich have commented on the dating rumours.