Judge Lambert honored at retirement party

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen
From left to right: Judges Tess Stromberg, Marilyn Lambert, Jessie LeBlanc and Jason Verdigets

On December 14, 2018 friends and family of Judge Marilyn Lambert gathered at Pelican Point Clubhouse to honor her retirement as Ascension Parish Court Judge. The party was given by the 23rd Judicial District Bar Association. Judge Lambert served as Parish Court Judge for 22 years and retired as of December 31, 2018.

The gathering was attended by staff, local attorneys, elected officials and Judge Lambert's family. The 23rd JDC Bar Association gave her a monogrammed apron, some hand painted rubber boots and a watch. Larry and Evelyn Buquoi put together a video tribute to Judge Lambert done by friends and co - workers.

Her successor, Judge Erin Lanoux, was sworn in on January 3, 2019.

Contributed by 23rd Judicial District Court