(CNN)Samuel D. Ingham, a court-appointed lawyer who has represented Britney Spears for the entirety of her astir 13-year conservatorship, has submitted a petition to resign from his position, according to a tribunal filing obtained and dated Tuesday by CNN.
In the filing, Ingham stated that the resignation would beryllium effectual upon the designation of caller court-appointed counsel for Spears.
Ingham was archetypal appointed by the Los Angeles County Superior Court to correspond the vocalist successful her conservatorship erstwhile it began successful 2008.
At a tribunal proceeding past month, Spears gave melodramatic grounds astir however she has felt surviving nether the arrangement, calling it "abusive" and asking Judge Brenda Penny to let her to clasp her ain counsel and calling connected the tribunal to bring the conservatorship to an end.
CNN reported earlier Tuesday that Spears' manager of 25 years, Larry Rudolph, also submitted a missive of resignation, citing the singer's tendency to retire.
The adjacent tribunal proceeding for the conservatorship is scheduled for July 14.