Johnny Depp supposedly has a brand new romance in his life. The 59-year-old actor is seeing lawyer Joelle Wealthy, based on Us Weekly. Joelle was a part of Depp’s U.Ok. authorized staff in his libel case towards The Solar however wasn’t a part of Johnny’s staff when he sued his ex-wife Amber Heard. She was current within the Virginia courtroom to indicate her help, which Us Weekly notes was uncommon as a result of “there was no skilled obligation for her being there. It was private.” The publication additionally reviews that Johnny and Joelle’s chemistry “is off the charts” and that “it’s severe between them. They’re the actual deal.”
Depp and Wealthy allegedly “discreetly” met up in inns throughout the early phases of their romance, based on Us Weekly. The publication’s supply notes that Joelle was married when she first met Johnny however is now within the technique of divorcing her estranged husband. The 2 of them share two kids. HollywoodLife has reached out to Depp’s rep for touch upon this report.
In 2020, Johnny misplaced his libel case within the U.Ok. after he sued The Solar for calling him a “spouse beater.” The choose presiding over the case dominated that The Solar had proved the declare to be “considerably true” and that he discovered 12 of the 14 alleged home violence incidents had occurred, based on the BBC. In 2021, Depp misplaced his bid to overturn the ruling. He had requested the court docket of enchantment to allow him to problem the ruling, however Lord Justice Underhill and Lord Justice Dingemans “emphasised that an enchantment towards the trial choose’s resolution on questions of disputed reality confronted severe difficulties,” per The Guardian.
As to why Depp was profitable in his lawsuit towards Heard, 36, when he failed within the U.Ok., George Freeman, the manager director of the Media Legislation Useful resource Middle, instructed the Washington Put up that “the reply is straightforward. It was as much as the jury.”
In the course of the Heard trial, Depp was romantically linked to his lawyer, Camille Vasquez. She shot down these rumors in an interview with Individuals. “It’s disappointing that sure retailers sort of ran with it or stated that my interactions with Johnny — who’s a buddy and I’ve recognized and represented for four-and-a-half years now — that my interactions in any manner had been inappropriate or unprofessional. That’s disappointing to listen to,” she stated.
Vasquez stated on the time she was “very completely happy in my relationship” and that it was “unethical” for a lawyer up to now one in every of their purchasers. “It’s additionally an unethical cost being made. It’s sexist,” she stated. “It’s unlucky, and it’s disappointing, however on the identical time, it sort of comes with the territory. I can’t say I used to be all that shocked.”
Mary Ellers is Wahu Times’s senior journalist covering federal politics. She has previously wrote for NPR and is a regular contributor to Medium. Mary graduated from Georgetown University’s journalism school with distinction in 2014.