Recently-charged Justin Bieber has retained the same law firm used by Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's friend and former driver, Alexander Lisi.
Seth Weistein, a lawyer for the high-profile firm of Greenspan Humphrey Lavine, has confirmed that he is working with Brian Greenspan, who has been retained as counsel for the young pop star. Bieber was charged on Wednesday in the December assault of a Toronto limo driver.
"The Toronto Police Service requested that Justin Bieber appear in Toronto to face an allegation of assault relating to an incident on December 29, 2013," reads a statement emailed to Yahoo Canada News.
"We anticipate that this matter will be treated as a summary offence, the equivalent of a misdemeanor in the United States.
"Our position is that Mr. Bieber is innocent. As the matter is now before the court, it would be inappropriate to address the specifics of either the allegation or of the defence at this Read More »from Justin Bieber’s law firm also represents Rob Ford’s pal, Sandro Lisi