Britney Spears is on the 9th floor and celebrating with champagne after an LA judge ended her 13-year conservatorship last week.
Taking to social media on Monday, Spears reflected on spending her first “great weekend” without conservatorship.
“I felt as if I was on the 9th floor the whole time. I actually received my first glass of champagne at the nicest restaurant I’ve ever seen last night,” she wrote on Instagram.
The singer also noted that she could celebrate even more with her upcoming birthday – Spears will turn 40 on December 2 – and expressed her thanks to attorney Mathew Rosengart, with whom she has since turned 40. hired in July after getting court approval to hire her own attorney, for helping change her life.
“I am celebrating my freedom and my B-day for the next two months,” she wrote with an exclamation point. “I mean after 13 years… I think I’ve waited long enough!!!! I am so happy that my lawyer Mr. Mathew Rosengart came into my life… he really changed my life… I am forever grateful for that!!!! ”
Spears also thanked the fans who celebrated outside the LA courthouse following the verdict: “It was such a sight to see so many people celebrating my win… I love my fans so much. … thank you very much!!!!”
After her conservatorship was terminated on November 12, Spears described the day as “the best day ever” and shared a video of fans celebrating. An LA judge issued a petition to terminate the 13-year agreement, ruling that “effective today, the conservatorship of Miss Britney Jean Spears is no longer required.”
During the June 23 hearing, Spears broke her silence with an emotional testimony where she detailed the hardships she endured during her decades as a conservator. . She said it was her “wish” and “dream” about ending conservatorship. She also expressed hope for justice and her father was accused of “abuse of conservatorship”.
Spears was first placed under management in 2008 with her father, Jamie Spears, supervising. Jamie Spears was suspended as conservator of the pop star’s estate in September, with Rosengart since then opening a comprehensive investigation into the alleged abuse of conservatorship.
The next hearing is scheduled for January 19 to address pending accounting and other lingering issues. Outside the Friday courtroom, Rosengart commented on what’s next for Spears: “What’s next for Britney – and this is the first time this can be said in about a decade – is of one person: Britney .”