How Comedy Made Me A Better Lawyer featuring Joel Oster

Joel Oster explains why laughter is important when teaching CLEs and how you can use the law as a tool.

Joel Oster, a University of Kansas School of Law graduate, explains why his law degree is an asset to his comedy career and why every lawyer is a constitutional lawyer. 

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How Comedy Made Me A Better Lawyer featuring Joel Oster

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About This Episode

Joel Oster became a comedian so that he could keep his CLE students awake. After realizing that he enjoyed making people laugh, Joel Oster began to study how to be funny, the art of writing jokes, and attending comedy open mic nights. All of this occurred while Joel Oster is practicing law. Listen to find out why your JD can make you stand out, even as a comedian. 

Listen to learn:

  • What it means to identify as a lawyer
  • Why every lawyer is a constitutional lawyer
  • How to become a better comedian 

We also discuss:

  • Why the law is a tool and how to use it to advocate
  • The importance of litigating before the Supreme Court
  • Best career choices if you have a JD and are really funny

Joel Oster is licensed to practice law in Kansas, Florida, and Missouri. 

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