Joey Novick is a trained speaker, comedian, improv actor, and workshop director. Mr. Novick teaches hundreds of lawyers, law students, judges, and elected officials the benefits of legal skills derived from improvisation. He is a graduate of Seton Hall School of Law and Harvard Law School’s Advanced Mediation techniques course, and is licensed to practice in New Jersey. Mr Novick has extensive training which includes studying with Second City’s improvisational theater director and improve guru, Del Close; legendary improv, director Paul Sills; Second City’s training director, Martin deMaat; Armando Diaz of the Magnet Theater; Keith Johnstone of the Loose Moose Theater Company; and Martin Harvey Friedberg at the Improvisation comedy club in NYC. Mr. Novick has appeared in scores of comedy venues and televisions show across the country including MTV, Rascal’s Comedy Hour, One Life to Live and Comedy Central, Catch A Rising Star, the Comedy Zone, and Dangerfield's. He has also opened in concert for comedy legends Jerry Seinfield, Ray Romano, Paul Reiser, Chris Rock, Robert Klein, and Rosie O’Donnell.