Travis Scott Hires O'Melveny Litigator For Astroworld Defense

By Angela Childers (November 30, 2021, 4:59 PM EST) -- Veteran litigator Daniel Petrocelli of Los Angeles law firm O'Melveny & Myers LLP has signed on to represent musician Travis Scott against allegations following the deadly crowd surge at his Nov. 5 Astroworld concert in Houston, where 10 concertgoers were killed and scores more were seriously injured.

Ten people were killed and many others were injured in a crowd surge during Travis Scott's performance at the Astroworld music festival in Houston on Nov. 5. (AP Photo/Michael Wyke) Petrocelli, who chairs the firm's trial practice, will serve as lead counsel and be joined by O'Melveny partners Steve Brody and Sabrina Strong, an O'Melveny spokesman confirmed Tuesday....

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