The 37-year-old attorney went viral after her powerful cross-examination of Amber Heard.
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Johnny Depp's lawyer, Camille Vasquez, has been promoted to partner at her law firm, Brown Rudnick.

At the time of Depp's defamation trial against his ex-wife Amber Heard, Vasquez was only an associate in the Litigation and Arbitration practice. She became an online sensation after her tenacious questioning of the actress during the trial in Fairfax, Virginia.

"We are delighted to welcome Camille to the partnership," said William Baldiga, chairman and CEO of Brown Rudnick in a press release on June 7. "Historically, we have reserved this announcement for the end of our fiscal year. But Camille's performance during the Johnny Depp trial proved to the world that she was ready to take this next step now."

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Vasquez has over 10 years of experience as a trial lawyer and has worked on cases like contract disputes, defamation cases, employment-related claims and high-stakes disputes.

"We are incredibly proud of her and look forward to what she will accomplish as our newest partner," Baldiga added.

The 37-year-old lawyer is a graduate of Southwestern Law School and graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor's degree from the University of Southern California in 2006.

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The litigator of Cuban and Colombian descent has represented Hollywood A-listers such as Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck, among others.

"I am delighted that Brown Rudnick has given me its full vote of confidence by having me join the partnership," she said. "I'm proud of the uniquely talented team I've had the privilege to lead, which exemplified teamwork and collaboration, and I look forward to continuing to represent Brown Rudnick's culture of excellence."

After a tear-jerking celebration by Vasquez and her team after the jury's verdict, Vasquez joined fellow attorney Ben Chew outside the courtroom to make a statement. Both also appeared recently on the Today show to discuss the trial.

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"Today's verdict confirms what we have said from the beginning: that the claims against Johnny Depp are defamatory and unsupported by any evidence," Vasquez said. "We are grateful—so grateful—to the jury for their careful deliberation, to the judge and the court staff who have devoted an enormous amount of time and resources towards this case."

Congratulations on your success, Chica!