Actor / Legal Commentator
Kirk rose to international prominence as the lead counsel for the infamous Jodi Arias. The stress of that case brought cancer into his life. And with cancer came big changes – a whole new life. A life wherein happiness is his beacon.
With this beacon in view, Kirk has written for the New York Daily News, authored eight books, has spoken all around the country and in October of 2020, he debuted his new One-Man Show “Overcoming Jodi Arias.”
Kirk has also appeared on Crime Stories with Nancy Grace, Court TV, Dr. Oz, The Mel Robbins Show, and The Today Show. He has also been featured in documentaries on Discovery ID and the Oxygen Network.
Yet his most important work is as a personal assistant to his wife of 28 years and his 4-pound Chihuahua.
In today's episode of The Tragedy Academy, Jay welcomes actor, author, and former attorney Kirk Nurmi. Kirk has written numerous books on topics from the famous trial of Jodi Arias To pursuing a purposeful and fulfilled life by defending your …