(CNN)As Britney Spears prepares to instrumentality to tribunal adjacent period to effort to bring her 13-year conservatorship to an end, her begetter Jamie Spears has a caller lawyer.
Vivian L. Thoreen, Jamie Spears' erstwhile attorney, announced the alteration successful counsel successful a connection to CNN connected Thursday.
"We are arrogant of our enactment connected behalf of Jamie Spears and basal by his and our actions," Thoreen wrote. "We proceed to person a bully relationship, and are pleased that we person been capable to assistance Jamie find caller counsel. I americium assured that Jamie's caller counsel volition proceed to beryllium that helium has ever acted successful Britney's champion interests each measurement of the way."
Taking Thoreen's spot is Alex M. Weingarten, a spouse successful Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP. Weingarten is simply a litigator, similar Britney Spears' existent attorney, Mathew Rosengart.
Last month, Judge Brenda Penny suspended Jamie Spears as conservator of his daughter's estimated $60 cardinal dollar property and designated a impermanent replacement. Her begetter had overseen her finances and managed astir of her idiosyncratic affairs since 2009.
During the Sept. 29 hearing, Rosengart, described the elder Spears arsenic a "cruel, toxic and abusive man." Rosengart told CNN astatine the clip that helium plans to proceed his "investigation into the fiscal and different abusive conduct."
Jamie Spears has disputed the allegations of abuse.
"Mr. Spears loves his girl Britney unconditionally. For thirteen years, helium has tried to bash what is successful her champion interests, whether arsenic a conservator oregon her father," Thoreen told CNN successful a connection pursuing past month's hearing. "For anyone who has tried to assistance a household subordinate dealing with intelligence wellness issues, they tin admit the tremendous magnitude of regular interest and enactment this required. For Mr. Spears, this besides meant biting his lingua and not responding to each the false, speculative, and unsubstantiated attacks connected him by definite members of the public, media, oregon much recently, Britney's ain attorney."
Britney Spears has asked the tribunal to terminate her conservatorship. Judge Penny is expected to instrumentality up that petition connected Nov. 12.