Employee Spotlight

Joshua Dougherty was raised in a military family, living in six different states and two foreign countries before attending college at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. He earned his degree in International Relations with a minor in German from Creighton University in 2002. Josh then attended law school at Creighton University School of Law, graduating with a law degree in 2006. Josh also received his LL.M. in Space and Telecommunications Law from University of Nebraska in 2010.

Josh joined the 15th Judicial District Attorney’s Office in Lamar, Colorado, in 2011 as a Deputy District Attorney where he practiced for three years. Josh then moved Gunnison, Colorado, where he now resides and is a Deputy District Attorney for the 7th Judicial District. Josh currently covers misdemeanor and traffic cases for Gunnison County and all court cases in Hinsdale County, which include felony, juvenile, misdemeanor, and traffic cases.

Josh has taken up skiing since moving to Gunnison and he is busy raising two young’uns.