Gov. Pete Ricketts has appointed Kevin McManaman to the Third Judicial District Court of Nebraska in Lancaster County.
McManaman, who is 51, is the Managing Partner at Knudsen, Berkheimer, Richardson & Endacott, LLP in Lincoln.
McManaman was previously a partner at Erickson & Sederstrom in Omaha. He also once served as a mental health counselor at the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services.
McManaman replaces Judge Steven Burns, who retired.