Sonya Judkins, CEDS

Manager, Legal Discovery/Compliance, T-Mobile


Strayer University

DePaul University


Sonya Judkins is Manager of Legal Discovery and Compliance at T-Mobile. Prior to joining T- Mobile in June 2020, Sonya held the same position at Sprint for over 12 years. As part of the Discovery & Information Governance (DIG) team at T-Mobile, Mrs. Judkins is responsible for a variety of e-discovery areas including Information Governance best practices, Emerging Technology best practices, Information Governance and discovery training and collections and document reviews. Sonya specializes in the areas of in-house legal/litigation practices and procedures, management of core-team efforts to implement policies, procedures and tools helping to mitigate risks associated with the preservation and production of electronically stored information thereby ensuring compliance with Federal and State laws and regulations. At Sprint, she was also responsible for coordination and assistance to the Records Retention and Compliance team and IT functional areas. Mrs. Judkins joined Nextel Communications in September 1999 as an executive assistant for the commercial contracts group and was promoted to Legal Analyst in November 2002. Mrs. Judkins assumed her discovery responsibilities in March 2008 after the merger of Nextel and Sprint. Sonya lives in the Northern Virginia area and in her free time enjoys spending time with her family and shoe shopping. Mrs. Judkins received her undergraduate degree magna cum laude in Business Administration with an emphasis for contracts and acquisitions from Strayer University in Alexandria, Virginia.




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