Eric A. Ludlow

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Eric A. Ludlow
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Court Information:
Utah Fifth Judicial District
Title:   Judge
Position:   District Court
Appointed by:   Gov. Michael Leavitt
Active:   2003-2018
Past post:   Special Assistant U.S. Attorney
Past term:   1998-2003
Past post 2:   Washington County Attorney
Past term 2:   1991-2003
Personal History
Law School:   J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University, 1987
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  Fifth Judicial District
State:  Utah
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  Yes
Primary vote:  
Election date:  November 6, 2012
Retention vote:  52,476
Retention vote %:  84.7% ApprovedA

Eric A. Ludlow is a Utah Fifth Judicial District judge for the St. George District Court.[1] Ludlow was appointed to this position in March 2003 and retained again in 2012. His current term expires in 2018.[2]


Ludlow received his J.D. from the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University in 1987.[2]




Ludlow stood for retention election in 2012. On November 6, 2012, Ludlow was retained with 84.7 percent of the vote and a total of 52,476 votes.[3][4]

See also: Utah judicial elections, 2012

Judicial Performance Evaluation recommendation

The Utah Judicial Performance Evaluation Commission compiled information from attorneys, court staff and jurors about the performance of all judges up for retention in 2012. Judges were evaluated based on five criteria.

A judge must score at least 3 out of 5 in each of these categories to meet the minimum performance standard. 86 attorneys responded to the following questions.

  • Legal Ability: 4.24
  • Communication: 4.17
  • Integrity: 4.46
  • Judicial temperament: 4.45
  • Administrative: 4.20

Based on cumulative results, Judge Ludlow was recommended for retention by 11 out of 12 commission members. For the full report, visit: Utah Judicial Evaluation Performance Commission, Honorable Eric A. Ludlow.


Ludlow was retained in 2006.[5]

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