Tory Lanez may not be looking down a 22-year jail sentence if he’d worked with prominent defense lawyer Jose Baez throughout the trial … a minimum of according to Baez, who’s feeling excellent about winning an appeal.
Tory’s brand-new high-powered legal representative — who notoriously won an acquittal for Casey Anthony — joined us Tuesday on “TMZ Live,” stating he’s prepared to go for it for Tory too, however, remarkably … stated he is sorry for the reality Tory didn’t call him in for the trial.
While Baez would not expose a lot of specifics prior to preceding the judge, he highly insinuated there were things he would’ve done in a different way if he were repping Lanez throughout his trial for shooting Megan Thee Stallion.
That being stated, he informed us he’s positive there were procedural mistakes made — partially since it was a prominent trial — which will be the structure of Tory’s appeal of the conviction.
As for how Tory’s doing in prison while waiting for sentencing … Baez says his customer’s never ever been founded guilty in the past, so he’s never ever gone through anything like this, however says he’s attempting to make changes.
As we reported, Lanez took out all the stops recently, maintaining David Kenner, Matthew Barhoma and Baez to deal with his appeal.
Aside from the Anthony case, Jose likewise repped Aaron Hernandez … and was in the middle of submitting an appeal for his Odin Lloyd murder conviction when AH took his own life.
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