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Using humour to get through the daily grind

Thursday, January 29, 2015 @ 7:00 PM | By Geoff Kirbyson

What do you have when 100 lawyers are buried up to their necks in sand? Not enough sand.

Ba-dum-bum. We’re here all week, try the veal.

Ah, lawyer jokes, they’ve been around for decades. Some are clever, while a good many are, well, less so. But just because legal professionals have been punchlines for so long doesn’t mean they can’t use humour to their advantage to break the ice with clients, reduce the tension in a courtroom, or even kibitz with a judge.

Steve Prentice, a...