Bobbi Kristina Brown’s boyfriend, Nick Gordon, is currently assembling a very well-known legal team, Highlight Hollywood has learned. Sources close to Gordon’s legal team tell confirm that Atlanta criminal defense attorney Joe Habachy, Gordon’s lead lawyer, is preparing to bring in famous attorney Jose Baez — who’s best-known for serving as the lead defense attorney for Casey Anthony. Anthony was found not guilty of the first degree murder of her 2-year-old daughter, Caylee Anthony, in 2011.
Another person being brought onto the team is TJ Ward, one of the private investigators who worked on the disappearance of Natalee Holloway, an American teenager who went missing in Aruba while on a high school graduation trip in 2005.
Gordon, 25, is currently facing a civil lawsuit filed by Bobbi Kristina’s conservator, Bedelia Hargrove, alleging that he physically abused the only daughter of the late Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown, and stole thousands of dollars from her. The lawsuit also claims that Bobbi Kristina set up a meeting with an unnamed person on Jan. 31 to discuss that Gordon was “not the man she thought he was,” and was later found unresponsive in a bathtub on Jan. 31, “face down, with her mouth swollen and another tooth knocked out.”
Texts and voice mails to Nick Gordon’s cell phone were not returned by press time.