The drama continues. Kanye West’s fourth divorce lawyer, Samantha Spector, has asked to step down amid the rapper’s divorce to Kim Kardashian, Us WeeklyThis is a valid confirmation.
According to documents obtained from UseSpector had previously asked the judge for relief from her duties as counsel. Although the attorney didn’t give any details, Spector was granted her request by the court on Friday, August 5.
The documents were obtained by Use on Thursday, it also states if the “Gold Digger” rapper fails to submit his financial declaration by September — in order to settle his and Kardashian’s remaining legal issues — the case will be headed to trial by the end of the year.
March UseIt was confirmed that West had fired his third divorce attorney during the split. Christopher Charles Melcher. “I wish Ye the best and hope Ms. Spector can resolve the case quickly,” the attorney said in a statement to UseAt the time.
West’s latest legal drama comes one day after a source exclusively told Use that he and the Skims founder, 41, who share four children together —North, 9, Saint, 6, Chicago, 4 and Psalm, 3 — are coparenting peacefully.
“Kim and Kanye have been coparenting very well as of late,” the insider told UseThursday, August 4. “They are very civil with each other and right now, there are no issues. They are both treating each other with mutual respect.”
Although their relationship is improving, they still have a difficult year after their split.
After a series of public criticisms from West — both about her parenting ability and her relationship with Pete Davidson — Kardashian took to social media to condemn her ex’s behavior, calling West’s “constant attacks” on her “hurtful” to her family. “Kanye’s obsession with trying to control and manipulate our situation so negatively and publicly is only causing further pain for all,” she explained via Twitter.
The KKW Beauty founder confirmed by a second source that he was legally single one calendar year after he filed for divorce from West. The Keep Up with the Kardashians alum’s request to end her marriage to the Yeezy designer, was also approved by a Los Angeles judge at the time.
Source: US Magazine