Tom Cruise lawyer hopes Katie Holmes divorce won't be "contentious"
Published Jul 1 2012, 23:10 BST | By Tara Fowler Tom Cruise
's lawyer has expressed his hope that his client's divorce from Katie Holmes goes smoothly.
Bert Fields, who has been Cruise's legal representative for several years, insisted that he believes the split
will not be difficult to negotiate.
"I would hope that it's not a contentious matter," he told the Los Angeles Times
"I know Tom is not a particularly contentious person," Fields added.
Meanwhile, Holmes's attorney Jonathan Wolfe claimed that the actress is focused mainly on her daughter Suri.
"Katie's primary concern remains, as it has always been, her daughter's best interest," he said.
Finaly, Fields refused to confirm whether the couple had signed a prenuptial agreement.
"I can't comment on that," he said. "It will all come out."
Holmes reportedly hopes to secure full custody of her daughter Suri.
A source previously stated that the divorce will likely be "a very contentious custody battle"
as Cruise will want joint custody of the 6-year-old. Digital Spy
looks back on the celebrity couple's relationship below:
Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes spotted together in Rome in April 2005, marking the beginning of their relationship