Owen T. Evans

Owen T. Evans
Appointed by: Governor Brad Henry
Retention date: September 2010

Owen T. Evans was born in DuBuque, Iowa in 1957. Judge Evans was raised in Bradford, Pennsylvania and in 1979 received a Bachelor of Science degree from Syracuse University.

Judge Evans and his wife Lori moved to Tulsa, Oklahoma in 1982. He received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Tulsa, College of Law in 1985.

Judge Evans practiced Workers' Compensation defense law for twenty years before being appointed to the bench by Governor Brad Henry in September 2010.

Judge Evans and Lori are members and Elders of John Knox Presbyterian Church in Tulsa, Oklahoma. They have two adult children, Bryn Robert of Fort Collins, Colorado and Megan Kathryn of Tulsa, Oklahoma.