Civil Court Judge Lance Evans Sworn In

 Newly elected Civil Court Judge Lance Evans (left) was sworn into office by Judge Jeremy Weinstein (right). Evans’ cousin Joseph Evans (center) held the Bible. Photo by Pavan Carter of Pavan Carter Photography.

Newly elected Civil Court Judge Lance Evans (left) was sworn into office by Judge Jeremy Weinstein (right). Evans’ cousin Joseph Evans (center) held the Bible. Photo by Pavan Carter of Pavan Carter Photography.

By David Brand

Newly elected Civil Court Judge Lance Evans was sworn in at a special induction ceremony on Wednesday.

Judge Jeremy Weinstein administered the oath and several of Evans’ relatives participated in the ceremony, including Evans’ cousin Joseph Evans, who held the Bible.

Evans, a court attorney-referee in the Residential Foreclosure Part, was elected to the bench in November’s general election.