Ashley Murphy


Director, Office of Career Development
B.A., with Special Distinction, University of Oklahoma, 2003
M.B.A., University of Oklahoma, 2009
J.D., with Distinction, University of Oklahoma, 2009

Ashley Murphy joined the University of Oklahoma College of Law as an Associate Director for the Office of Career Development in August 2013.   She has served as the Director since June 2015.

Ashley graduated from the University of Oklahoma College of Law with distinction, earning joint Juris Doctor and Master of Business Administration degrees.  While at OU Law, she served as Administrative Editor of the Oklahoma Law Review.  Following law school, Ashley practiced at Ryan Whaley Coldiron Shandy  PLLC for two years, focusing primarily on complex civil litigation in the areas of Environmental Law, Tort Defense, Oil & Gas Litigation, and Medicare Fraud.  In 2011, she began work at Chesapeake Energy Corporation as a Title Landman and Title Specialist, with work including but not limited to drafting and analyzing ownership reports, abstracts, and title opinions for drilling purposes.

Ashley has also volunteered as a pro bono attorney for Oklahoma Lawyers for Children and served on the Board of Directors for the Oklahoma County Bar Association Young Lawyers Division.