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How Johnny Depp’s Lawyer Camille Vasquez Became an Unlikely Internet Sensation

The highly publicized Johnny Depp-Amber Heard libel lawsuit has polarized social media and Depp’s senior status as a celebrity means much public opinion has formed in his favour. In this storyline, as courtroom moments have become instant fodder for conjecture and viral content, Depp’s attorney, Camille Vasquez, 37, has become a favorite among fans of Pirates of the Caribbean star. She was also praised for her effective cross-examination of Heard, regardless of the outcome of the trial. His constant objections to the series of questions from Heard’s attorney, Elaine Bredehoft, also left Bredehoft visibly troubled.

Here, she can be seen sparring with Heard about the Aquaman actor’s charitable commitment. In another video, she can be seen claiming Depp “heard” his role as Aquaman.

Vasquez also spoke to dozens of fans who supported Depp outside the courthouse. She posed for pictures with them and the alpacas they brought. Soon, dating rumors between her and Depp began to circulate, adding to her internet popularity. Often, she was photographed laughing or hugging Depp, further fueling dating rumors between the two. Recently, a video went viral where she could be seen smiling and remaining silent when someone outside the courthouse asked if she was dating Depp.

So who is Vasquez? According to the New York Post, Vasquez is a partner at Brown Rudnick, the law firm representing Depp in his libel suit against Heard. She specializes in litigation and arbitration, with a focus on plaintiff-side defamation cases like the one brought against Heard by Depp.

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