Mr. Murphy is an associate in the Denver office of Welborn Sullivan Meck & Tooley where his practice focuses on oil and gas title matters.

Prior to joining WSMT, Mr. Murphy worked as an independent landman, where he analyzed mineral and leasehold interests on federal, fee, and state lands. He is a graduate of the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, where he received a certificate of specialization from the Environmental and Natural Resources Law Program.


  • Colorado Reporter, Denver Association of Oil and Gas Title Lawyers


In his free time, Mr. Murphy is an avid hiker and climber, enjoying Colorado’s mountains and crags whenever possible.

Joshua P. Murphy

Practice Areas
  • Oil and Gas
  • Mineral Title

  • J.D., University of Denver
    Sturm College of Law, 2016
  • B.A., University of Notre Dame, 2012

Bar Admissions / Qualifications
  • Colorado, 2017

professional & community activities
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Denver Bar Association
  • Denver Association of Petroleum Landmen