Victoria Carlton

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St. George, Utah
(435) 628-3275
Victoria Carlton is an associate attorney experienced in civil litigation, real estate development, and municipal and land use planning.

Victoria earned her Juris Doctor from the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University concurrently with a Masters in Public Administration, as a Romney Endowment Scholarship Recipient, from the Marriott School of Business at Brigham Young University in 2016. During law school, Victoria was a research assistant to Professor David H. Moore; Senior Editor for the BYU Law Review; Managing Editor for the BYU Journal of Public Law; Managing Editor of Article Selection for the BYU International & Management Review Journal; and, Associate Editor for the BYU Education & Law Journal. Additionally during law school, Victoria completed judicial externships with the Honorable Judge Ted Stewart, United States District Court, and the Honorable Judge L.A. Dever, Utah’s Third Judicial District Court; and, legal clerkships with the Utah Attorney General's Office Executive Team; Salt Lake County Civil Division, and City of South Salt Lake.  

Following graduation, Ms. Carlton completed a one year Legal Fellowship with the Federal Public Defender's Office in San Antonio, Texas; and, a one year clerkship with the Honorable Judges David M. Connors, David R. Hamilton, and Robert J. Dale in Utah's Second Judicial District Court.

Victoria has authored the following articles: A Need for Reform — In the Wake of the Penn State Scandal: In Higher Education and K–12 Schools, 2015 BYU Educ. & L.J. 507 (2015); Working Toward World Peace in Non-International Armed Conflict: In a World of Uncertainty, Terrorism, and Disagreements, is it Possible?, 10 BYU Int’l Law. & Mgmt. Rev; and, co-authored, "The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela," Encyclopedia of Law and Religion, Cole W. Durham, Jr. and Gerhard Robbers, eds. (Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill, forthcoming 2015).

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Municipal and Land Use Planning

Bar Admissions

  • Utah, 2017
  • Texas, 2017


  • Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Provo, Utah
    • J.D. - 2016
    • Law Review: BYU Law Review, Senior Associate, 2014 - 2016
  • Brigham Young University, Marriott School of Business, Provo, Utah
    • M.P.A. - 2016
    • Major: Public Administration

Published Works

  • A Need for Reform--In the Wake of the Penn State Scandal, BYU Education and Law Journal, 2015 BYU Educ. & L.J. 507 , 2015
  • Working Toward World Peace in Non-International Armed Conflict, BYU International Law & Management Review Journal, 10BYU Int'l L.&Mgmt. Rev. 210 , 2015