Honorable Peggy Acomb
Judge Peggy Acomb has served the Salt Lake County Justice Court since March 1979. She is a graduate of the University of Utah, with a B.A. in Political Science. She has served on the boards of directors of various community organizations.
Judge Acomb attended the National Judicial College in Nevada where she received a Judicial Career Education Achievement Award.
She has trained other Justice Court judges and has written a quarterly case law update for the Justice Court newsletter.
Judge Acomb served three years on the Utah Judicial Council, served as president of the Utah State Justice of the Peace Association, and has been a member of the Governing Board of the Utah Justice Courts.
She has received the Judicial Council’s Quality of Justice award and the Justice Court’s Judge of the Year award.
Judge Acomb presides over the Salt Lake County Misdemeanor Drug Court, the First Offender Drug Court, and the Domestic Violence Court.
Judge Acomb received a Master’s Degree in Public Administration and a Graduate Certificate in Public Affairs Ethics in 2006. 4/06