Over 60 Years Of Litigation Experience

Devon N.R. Oser







Ms. Oser is a litigator whose practice includes labor and employment disputes and general litigation matters. Ms. Oser graduated from the University of Michigan with High Honors. She attended the University of Cincinnati College of Law where she received a Peggy Browning Fellowship to work for the IUE-CWA. During her final year of law school Ms. Oser argued and won a case of first impression, State v. Pankey, in the Ohio First District Court of Appeals.

Prior to joining BS&J, Ms. Oser worked as an attorney with the Office of the Louisville-Jefferson County Metro Public Defender and was in private practice.

Ms. Oser currently serves as the Treasurer of the Kentucky Bar Association's Labor & Employment Law Section. She was also awarded the Kentucky Bar Association's 2018 Continuing Legal Education Award.

Ms. Oser is also committed to serving the Louisville community. She is a graduate of the Louisville Bar Association Leadership Academy and the Emerge Kentucky Class of 2017. She also received the Joseph J. Kaplan Young Leadership Award for her work with the Jewish Community of Louisville.

Areas Of Practice

  • Labor
  • Civil Litigation
  • Wage and Hour
  • Employment

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky
  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky


  • University of Cincinnati College of Law, Cincinnati, Ohio
    • J.D. - 2012
    • Honors: Peggy Browning Fellow
    • Honors: Henry A. Morrill Constitutional Law Prize
    • Honors: Gideon’s Trumpet Award, Outstanding Advocacy
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • University of Michigan
    • B.M. Harp Performance - 2008
    • Honors: summa cum laude
    • Honors: James B. Angell Scolar, University Honors

Published Works

  • Devon Oser & Michael Oser, Esq., Book Review of Law Man, Ohio Lawyer, July/Aug, 2013
  • Devon Oser & Michael Oser, Esq., Book Review of Living “Illegal”: The Human Face of Unauthorized Immigration, Ohio Lawyer, July/Aug, 2012
  • Devon Oser & Michael Oser, Esq., Columbus Bar Lawyers Quarterly, Summer 2012
  • Devon Oser & Michael Oser, Esq., The Non-Lawyer’s Guide to Performance Contracts, Harp Column, Sept, 2010

Representative Cases

  • State v. Pankey, http://law.justia.com/cases/ohio/first-district-court-of-appeals/2012/c-110547.html

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisville Bar Association
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • USW Local 1693, Member
  • Louisville Federation of Musicians Local 11-637, Member