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Meet the Orphans' Court Judges

A portrait of William R. Evans.
William R. Evans, Chief Judge

William R. Evans, Chief Judge

  • Appointed by the Governor of Maryland to serve as Chief Judge of the Baltimore County Orphans' Court, 2009, 2011, 2015, 2018
  • Elected to the Baltimore County Orphans’ Court in 2006 to present
  • Member of the:
    • Maryland Association of Judges of the Orphans’ Court
    • National College of Probate Judges
    • Trial Judges Association of Maryland 
    • Conference of Orphans' Court Judges
    • Maryland State and Baltimore County Bar Associations
    • Liberty Pickering Lodge, Number 219, Scottish Rite, Boumi Temple, Elks Lodge and Dissenter’s Law Club
  • Over 45 years of experience in General Practice of Law, specializing in litigation
  • Juris Doctorate from University of Baltimore School of Law; B.S. from John Carroll University
  • Attorney admitted to the Maryland Bar and the U.S. District for the District of Maryland, U.S. Supreme Court
  • Elected Baltimore County Council—1986
  • Appointed Baltimore County Board of Appeals—1982 to 1986
  • Veteran—United States Air Force (USAF) and National Guard
  • Graduate of Calvert Hall College High School
  • Married over 50 years to his wife, Judith Ann Bock, father of two grown sons, Bill and Todd, and grandfather to five
An image of Juliet G. Fisher.
Juliet G. Fisher, Associate Judge

Juliet G. Fisher, Associate Judge

  • Appointed to the Baltimore County Orphans’ Court in April 2014
  • Elected to Baltimore County Orphans’ Court in November 2014 and 2018
  • Member of the:
    • Vice Chair of the Maryland Conference of Orphans' Court Judges, Chair of Legislative Sub-Committee
    • Maryland Association of Judges of the Orphans’ Court
    • National College of Probate Judges
    • Baltimore County and Maryland State Bar Associations
  • Attorney, Mediator and Arbitrator
  • Juris Doctorate from University of Maryland School of Law—2000
  • B.A. from Johns Hopkins University—1997
  • Admitted to the Maryland Bar—2000
  • Graduate of Roland Park Country School—1993
  • Mother of Milo and Miranda

Arthur M. Frank, Associate Judge

A portrait of Arthur M. Frank.
Arthur M. Frank, Associate Judge
  • Judge, Baltimore County Orphans’ Court, 2014 to present
  • Member of the:
    • Maryland Association of Judges of the Orphans’ Court
    • National College of Probate Judges
    • Baltimore County and Maryland State Bar Associations
    • Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys’ Association
  • Engaged in the private practice of law since 1977 to present (General Practitioner, Litigation)
  • Juris Doctorate from University of Baltimore School of Law, Dean’s Outstanding Advocate of the Year—1976
  • B.A. from University of Baltimore, Magna Cum Laude—1974 (Political science and Jurisprudence)
  • Admitted to the Maryland Bar—1977
  • Baltimore Urban League (Board of Directors, 1999 to 2006), Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Masonic Lodge of Maryland Scholarship Trust Fund (Vice President, 2001 to 2005), Governor’s Transition Team (2006), Maryland Crime Victims’ Resource Center (Lifetime Member)
 
Revised May 21, 2020         

 

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