Johnny Depp and his newly revealed lawyer-turned-girlfriend, Joelle Rich, have been hiding in plain sight for months.
Despite not having an official involvement in the movie star's defamation trial against ex-wife Amber Heard earlier this year,
Rich was pictured visiting the Fairfax County Courthouse in Virginia practically every day of the trial.
The 37-year-old London solicitor represented Depp, 59, against the Sun in 2020. Despite losing in court, they found love.
wave to his supporters at the end of the day, exit the premises with him, and leave in the same vehicle
According to images from inside and outside the courthouse, Rich would arrive with the "Pirates of the Caribbean" star, sit immediately behind him in the first row
A source informed Us Weekly that she went there for "personal" reasons, mostly to "support" her partner.
It’s unclear when their relationship became romantic, and reps for the actor could not be reached for comment.