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Johnny Depp’s lawyer, Camille Vasquez, saves the life of an elderly man in flight

After a tough few years, things have finally looked up for Johnny Depp – who was recently featured in a primetime Dior Sauvage commercial after a massive victory in his high-profile lawsuit against ex-wife Amber Heard – and , over the time of the now legendary trial, Depp’s attorney, Camille Vasquez, gained fame of her own.

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Vasquez, who has denied rumors that she was dating her client, found herself in the spotlight as she expertly navigated the Johnny Depp vs. Amber Heard circus.

Now the lawyer has found herself something of a hero – she was recently hailed for saving the life of an elderly man on an American Airlines flight.

Johnny Depp and attorney Camille Vasquez speak in court
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According to a report on the situation:

The man, who is in his 60s, collapsed on the floor of the plane as he walked past the now nationally known lawyer who was traveling in the cabin with her bodyguard. Both helped the man.

Apparently, Ms. Vasquez was able to contact her brother-in-law, who is a doctor, and the man guided her to determine if the sick passenger was suffering from a heart attack or other high-risk events.

According to the article, Ms. Vasquez’s bodyguard took off her Apple Watch to monitor the first-class passenger’s heartbeat. Fortunately, there was also a surgeon on board the plane who was able to assist the lawyer and her security personnel.

TikTok user @odalyzzzzz shared a video of a smiling Ms. Vasquez on the flight before the medical emergency:


My hands were literally shaking #fyp #camillevasquez #johnnydepp

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Ms Vasquez and her team had a banner month as June 1 was momentous for Depp loyalists and his legal team. It was the date a verdict was reached in the Johnny Depp v Amber Heard libel suit – the seven-person jury spoke and Depp won.

The highly publicized $50 million civil trial in Fairfax, Va., saw a number of explosive charges, ranging from leaked text messages in which Depp and a close friend referred to Heard’s “decomposing corpse” to psychological evaluations that would have exposed Heard’s multiple mental disorders. Public opinion is divided, with some believing Heard’s domestic violence allegations and others fully supporting Depp’s continued – and strident – denial of the charges against him.

Johnny Depp (left) and Amber Heard (right) walking through the airport with fans behind them
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Now Depp is set to return to court as he claimed he assaulted a member of the film crew in 2017. The actor, however, has huge support from his fans and the public. film’s production team, so it seems likely that the verdict will once again be in his favor.

It is unclear whether Ms. Vasquez will work with Depp again.

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If you haven’t been following the Johnny Depp v Amber Heard case, in November 2020 Hollywood actor Depp lost his libel case against the UK News Group newspaper publication, The sunfor their report that he engaged in domestic violence – including taking a hostage during a Pirates of the Caribbean shoot in Australia — against the Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom actress several times.

UK judge Andrew Nicol presided over the original proceedings and Depp later lost his right to appeal the original decision in the UK. The Jack Sparrow actor, for his part, has denied the domestic violence allegations, with even his ex-partners, Vanessa Paradis and Winona Ryder, repeatedly coming to his defense.

Amber Heard (left) and Johnny Depp (right) on the red carpet
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Depp was fired from his two highest-profile roles – his iconic role as Captain Jack Sparrow in Disney’s pirate franchise and as Gellert Grindelwald in Warner Bros. fantastic beasts series – due to the current situation.

Around this time, as noted, Depp recently won the duo’s US$50 million defamation lawsuit. from a 2018 Washington Post editorial in which Heard alleged that the actor had committed acts of domestic violence against him.

Johnny Depp (right) and Amber Heard (left) on the red carpet
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Currently, there are rumors that Heard has been recast as Mera in the upcoming Aquaman sequel, but this remains unconfirmed.

What do you think of Camille Vasquez’s intervention to save a passenger on his flight?