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Johnny Depp’s glamorous attorney wins huge online following for her acerbic and witty put-downs

Johnny Depp’s attorney has received an enormous online following as his followers share movies of the glamorous protection lawyer ‘grilling’ Amber Heard of their $100 million defamation trial.

Interest in Camille Vasquez soared after she cross-examined Heard on Monday and Tuesday. 

At one level, she obtained the 36-year-old actress to confess she did not donate her full $7 million divorce settlement to charity regardless of beforehand claiming to have performed so.

The California litigator squeezed in some sharp put-downs as a part of her line of questioning.

‘Mr. Depp obtained you that function in Aquaman did not he?’ Vasquez requested on Tuesday after the court docket beforehand heard audio of Depp mocking the movie in a struggle.

Depp’s fan are actually showering reward on the lawyer, tweeting photographs of themselves sporting ‘I coronary heart Camille Vasquez’ T-shirts and memes portraying her because the Nordic god of Thunder and Marvel character Thor.

They’re even making TikToks set to romantic pop music of the pair exchanging glances, holding arms and speaking intently.

The two had been all smiles as they entered the Fairfax County Circuit Courthouse on Wednesday, a day after they had been snapped hugging in a photograph that was broadly shared on social media.

On Tuesday, Vasquez nodded and smiled when was requested by TMZ if she was relationship her well-known shopper as she walked out of the courthouse to throngs of followers.

California defense attorney Camille Vasquez, 37, has won a massive online following after 'grilling' Amber Heard during cross-examination on Monday and Tuesday

California protection attorney Camille Vasquez, 37, has received an enormous online following after ‘grilling’ Amber Heard throughout cross-examination on Monday and Tuesday

Johnny Depp and his attorney were all smiles as they walked into court on Wednesday

Johnny Depp and his attorney had been all smiles as they walked into court docket on Wednesday

Exchanges between Vasquez and Heard have gotten tense in the $100M defamation trial

Exchanges between Vasquez and Heard have gotten tense within the $100M defamation trial 

 

Those watching the trial are showering Vasquez with praise, with one meme comparing her to the Nordic god of thunder Thor and others calling themselves 'fans' of the attorney

Those watching the trial are showering Vasquez with reward, with one meme evaluating her to the Nordic god of thunder Thor and others calling themselves ‘followers’ of the attorney

Interactions between Vasquez and Heard grew to become tense throughout the cross-examination portion of the trial earlier this week. 

Vasquez accused the actress of enhancing a photograph displaying her allegedly injured face.

She requested Heard: ‘You simply edited these pictures?’

Heard mentioned: ‘Never’.

Vasquez requested if Heard ‘enhanced the saturation to make your face look extra crimson?’

Heard mentioned: ‘That’s incorrect, I did not contact it’.

Vasquez additionally claimed that Depp is simply one other one among Heard’s many victims and accused her of hitting her ex-girlfriend, citing an article reporting on her 2009 arrest on the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.

‘You dedicated violence towards Miss Van Reedd throughout you relationship did not you?’ Vasques requested. ‘And it was lined within the press, is not that true?

‘So Mr. Depp is not the one home companion you’ve got assaulted, is not he Ms. Heard?’

The exchanges typically devolved into indignant back-and-forths.

‘Okay, Miss Heard. I obtained the answer. Thank you. You disagree,’ Vasquez insisted as Heard tried to clarify {that a} photograph displaying Depp with a black eye was ‘photoshopped.’

Vasquez’s questions put the actress on the defensive, as she seeks to show that her ex-husband coordinated a smear marketing campaign towards her in retaliation for a 2018 Washington Post op-ed through which she described herself as a survivor of home abuse.

On Tuesday, Vasquez requested Heard if it was true that Depp obtained her the co-starring function in Aquaman.

Heard mentioned: ‘Excuse me? No Miss Vasquez I obtained that function by auditioning.’

Vasquez requested: ‘You had been the jealous one on this relationship?’

Heard mentioned: ‘Johnny’s all the time been very jealous after I labored.’ 

Depp’s followers have taken to sticking up for the 37-year-old attorney together with their favourite actor.

‘In a world of Amber Heards be a Camille Vasquez,’ one individual tweeted.

One legal expert says that Depp's strong fanbase is simply extending to Vasquez as he's 'winning on social media'

One authorized knowledgeable says that Depp’s robust fanbase is solely extending to Vasquez as he is ‘profitable on social media’

Heard denied editing photographs she took after her final argument with Depp in May 2016 before she filed for divorce. Vasquez showed the jury two photos side by side that Heard took showing herself with a red face and a bruise on her face

Heard denied enhancing pictures she took after her closing argument with Depp in May 2016 earlier than she filed for divorce. Vasquez confirmed the jury two photographs facet by facet that Heard took displaying herself with a crimson face and a bruise on her face

Camille Vasquez was born in July 1984 and graduated from the University of Southern California in 2006. She completed her law degree in 2010 and is fluent in Spanish

Camille Vasquez was born in July 1984 and graduated from the University of Southern California in 2006. She accomplished her legislation diploma in 2010 and is fluent in Spanish

‘I’m nonetheless a Johnny Depp fan, however I’m ALSO now a die-hard Camille Vasquez fan,’ mentioned one fan.

One man posted a photograph of himself sporting an ‘I coronary heart Camille Vasquez’ T-shirt.

Memes praising the lawyer as a heroic or angelic determine have additionally appeared.

In one, her face is superimposed on the physique of Marvel comedian character Thor, who is predicated on the Nordic god of thunder and lightning.

Legal specialists notice that Depp’s huge fandom, gathered over a decades-long career together with three Oscar nominations, has benefitted him and his lawyer.

‘Johnny Depp is profitable on social media—so his lawyer is doing the identical,’ Juda Engelmayer, a disaster coordinator who represented convicted serial sexual harasser Harvey Weinstein, advised The Daily Beast

‘Historically, ladies who’ve defended males accused of intercourse crimes are met with online hate. But Camille Vasquez appears to have benefited from Johnny’s reward.’

On TikTok, movies with the hashtag #CamilleVasquez have been seen 454 million occasions.

‘At the top of the day, it has to do with the affability,’ Engelmayer mentioned. ‘People all the time need to love Johnny Depp. He has been round for 35 years. If he’s supporting somebody, these folks need to assist him.’

Camille was born in July 1984 and graduated from the University of Southern California with a bachelor’s diploma in 2006, Newsweek reviews.

The fluent Spanish speaker went to Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles from 2007 to 2010 and labored at one legislation agency earlier than becoming a member of her present apply, Brown Rudnick LLP, as an affiliate.

Vasquez's questions put Heard on the defensive as she seeks to prove that her ex-husband coordinated a smear campaign against her to get her fired from various jobs. Above, Heard reacts to testimony by her former best friend Raquel Pennington on Wednesday

Vasquez’s questions put Heard on the defensive as she seeks to show that her ex-husband coordinated a smear marketing campaign towards her to get her fired from numerous jobs. Above, Heard reacts to testimony by her former finest pal Raquel Pennington on Wednesday

Vasquez claimed Depp got Heard the role in Aquaman. Heard told the court that she was released from her contract to do Aquaman 2 - but managed to stay in the movie. A petition has garnered over 4 million signatures to have her removed from the film

Vasquez claimed Depp obtained Heard the function in Aquaman. Heard advised the court docket that she was launched from her contract to do Aquaman 2 – however managed to remain within the film. A petition has garnered over 4 million signatures to have her faraway from the movie

She doesn’t have any public social media profiles. 

Videos of her sitting near Depp in trial, holding his hand whereas speaking to him, and fetching him drinks have gotten shut consideration on social media.

Some followers speculate a few budding romance between the lawyer and her well-known shopper.  

One TikTok video exhibits the actor his lawyer and smiling as she talks. The phrase, ‘The means he seems to be at her,’ seems on the display.

Another video, set to the romantic track ‘Wildest Dreams’ by Taylor Swift, exhibits Vasquez leaning over to hearken to Depp as she clutches his hand in her palms. 

‘Wanna be her so badly omg,’ one commenter wrote.

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