Lawyer Lopez,dies at his home in California in a gunshot.He was Michael’s lawyer for several years.
"We are deeply shocked and saddened by the unexpected loss of our friend and partner," the firm said in a statement.
Raymone Bain,Michael’s manager said:
"I’d known Peter for 20 years," she said.
"I can’t think of a nicer individual.
"He was a good guy. I’m just so shocked."
Eleanor, Lopez mother told the website Radar Online: ‘She is falling apart, I don’t blame her. She’s in shock.’
‘I just can’t believe it. I spoke to him just last nigh and he seemed fine. I’ve been in and out of hospital lately and he’s been calling me every day to make sure I’m okay.’