Judith L. C. Ledkins graduated summa cum laude in 1980 from Brigham Young University with a double major in English and Business, Secondary Education Certification; she was also honored as valedictorian. After graduation, Ms. Ledkins taught high school in the Alpine School District and taught undergraduate courses at Brigham Young University. In 1985, Ms. Ledkins graduated magna cum laude (in the upper 3%), from the J. Reuben Clark Law School (Brigham Young University). Ms. Ledkins served as Managing Editor and Articles Editor of the BYU Law Review. She graduated Order of the Coif and received numerous American Jurisprudence awards.Ms. Ledkins has extensive experience in the practice of law.