Free Britney Movement Highlights Toxic Conservatorships

Article Title:

Fight to Free Britney Spears Highlights ‘Toxic’ Side of Conservatorship

Description: Bob Van Voris, Claire Ballentine, and Charlie Wells interviewed celebrity divorce lawyer Christopher C. Melcher of Walzer Melcher LLP, which was named one of the best family law firms in California, regarding how the #FreeBritney Movement has highlighted the toxic side of conservatorships.

Publication: Bloomberg
Publication Date: 10/1/21
Journalists: Bob Van Voris, Claire Ballentine, and Charlie Wells
Area(s) of Legal Expertise needed for interview: Conservatorships

Legal Expert: Christopher C. Melcher

Quote: “…Not that they just make bad financial decisions, but they would be taken advantage of because of weakness of health or mind,” said top family law attorney Christopher C. Melcher. “If that’s shown, a conservator over the estate or finances would be appointed to control the money.”