- A brand new submitting from Britney Spears’ lawyer features a petition to take away her dad from the conservatorship.
- One among Spears’ conservators mentioned the singer’s complete medical staff believes Jamie Spears must be eliminated.
- “I instructed him he wants to return to only being Ms. Spears’ father,” Jodi Montgomery wrote in new courtroom docs.
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One among Britney Spears’ co-conservators mentioned the pop star’s complete medical staff agrees her estranged father, Jamie Spears, must be faraway from the guardianship on account of “critical, unresolved points” between the father-daughter duo.
“Throughout my tenure, I’ve personally noticed dynamics at play between Mr. Spears and his daughter Ms. Spears that aren’t psychologically wholesome and supportive for Ms. Spears and her psychological situation,” Jodi Montgomery, a co-conservator mentioned in a brand new courtroom submitting reviewed by Insider.
Montgomery, who was introduced on to the conservatorship to supervise Spears’ private affairs in 2019, made the feedback in a press release of assist for Spears’ most up-to-date petition to remove Jamie Spears from her 13-year conservatorship.
Attorneys for Jamie Spears didn’t instantly reply to a request for remark. Throughout a June courtroom listening to, after Britney Spears spoke, Vivian Lee Thoreen, an legal professional for Jamie mentioned he “is sorry to see his daughter in a lot ache. [He] loves his daughter and misses her very a lot.”
The singer’s new lawyer, Mathew Rosengart, made the primary official request to take away Jamie Spears from the guardianship in courtroom on Monday.
Along with overseeing Spears’ each day actions and communication, Montgomery mentioned she helped put collectively and handle a medical staff for Spears that included a brand new major physician, psychiatrist, private coach, and coach for visits together with her youngsters.
“I’ve had quite a few, ongoing conversations with the medical staff and all of us agree that it could be greatest for Ms. Spears’ well-being and psychological well being that her father cease performing as her conservator,” Montgomery wrote.
As an alternative, Montgomery mentioned she strongly recommends that Spears’ conservators not be members of the family, and “solely certified impartial skilled and/or company fiduciaries.”
Montgomery mentioned she has had conversations with Jamie Spears and requested him to step down from the guardianship and give attention to “simply being Ms. Spears’ father.”
“For my part, Mr. Spears elimination as Ms. Spears’ Conservator is essential to her emotional well being and well-being and in the most effective pursuits of the conservatee,” Montgomery wrote.
In a separate assertion of assist, the singer’s mom, Lynne Spears, mentioned the connection between Britney and her father has “dwindled to nothing however worry and hatred.”
In courtroom paperwork filed Monday, Spears’ lawyer mentioned Jamie Spears has been “paying himself $16,000 per thirty days” for the final 12 years, which is $2,000 extra per thirty days than he has allegedly allotted his daughter.
Final month, Spears instructed the courtroom that she had an abusive relationship together with her father. Spears additionally testified that she was compelled to work lengthy hours and denied the right to remove her IUD whereas underneath the guardianship.
Montgomery referenced Spears’ bombshell testimony in her Monday assertion.
“As demonstrated by Ms. Spears’ current testimony to this Court docket, Ms. Spears has critical, unresolved points together with her father Mr. Spears sourcing again to her childhood that trigger her nice misery and emotional upset,” she wrote. “This misery and upset is real and actual.”
Earlier this month, Montgomery mentioned she has no plans to step down as Spears’ conservator as a result of the singer requested her to stay within the guardianship.
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