“They’ve known about each other for a while, but he just started seeing her for a few weeks now,” the source told the outlet, adding he's formed a "strong connection" with the 21-year-old. “Liam is very close with his family, so he wouldn’t introduce them to a girl unless it was serious.”
Meanwhile, Liam is still in the thick of a nasty divorce from Miley, with the former couple set to face off in court at a status conference at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse, California, in the new year, according to Radar Online.
While it will no doubt be an emotionally charged reunion, Liam has requested a third party be there to while they divide their assets amid speculation Miley's "turned into a green-eyed monster" since he confirmed he'd moved on from her.
“They’ve both calmed down now and Liam just wants this chapter done with, so he can move on. Liam was angry and bitter in th beginning, but his family calmed him down and he started to heal— especially when he realised he was falling in love again."
While Miley has "promised to play nice" Liam is said to be fearful the "Slide Away" singer will spiral out of control during the process, with rumours swirling she's been drunk calling Liam every chance she gets