Hon. Michael Gordon
Superior Court Judge
Superior Court
Maricopa County

Phoenix
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Attorney Average Rating:   1.4 - 2 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   5.0 - 7 rating(s)


General Rating Criteria

* Temp. Temperament (1=Awful,10=Excellent)
* Sch. Scholarship (1=Awful,10=Excellent)
* Indu. Industriousness (1=Not at all industrious,10=Highly industrious)
* Comp. Ability to Handle Complex Litigation (1=Awful,10=Excellent)
* Punct. Punctuality (1=Chronically Late,10=Always on Time)
* Ab-Pr. General Ability to Handle Pre-Trial Matters (1=Not all Able, 10=Extremely Able)
* Ab-Tr. General Ability as a Trial Judge (1=Not all Able, 10=Extremely Able)
Flex Flexibility In Scheduling (1=Completely Inflexible,10=Very Flexible)
    

Criminal Case Rating Criteria (if applicable)

* Ev-Cr. Evenhandedness in Criminal Litigation (1=Demonstrates Bias,10=Entirely Evenhanded)
Bail General Inclination Regarding Bail (1=Pro-Defense,10=Pro-Government)
Plea Involvement in Plea Discussions (1=Not at all Involved, 10=Very Involved)
Inc.-Pr. General Inclination in Criminal Cases Pretrial Stage (1=Pro-prosecution,10=Pro-defense)
Inc.-Tr. General Inclination in Criminal Cases Trial Stage (1=Pro-prosecution,10=Pro-defense)
Inc.-S. General Inclination in Criminal Cases Sentencing Stage (1=Pro-prosecution,10=Pro-defense)


Civil Case Rating Criteria (if applicable)

* Ev-Cv. Evenhandedness in Civil Litigation (1=Not at all Evenhanded,10=Entirely Evenhanded)
Settle Involvement in Settlement Discussions (1=Not at all Involved,10=Very Involved)
Inc. General Inclination (1=Pro-defendant, 10=Pro-plaintiff)
    
  

General Rating Criteria

Criminal Case Rating Criteria
(if applicable)

Civil Case Rating Criteria
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDate*Temp.*Sch.*Indu.*Comp.*Punct.*Ab-Pr.*Ab-Tr.Flex
Civil Litigation - Private2374510/17/201351 1 11 
Civil Litigation - Private1539506/09/20121111111 
Category Average  3.01.01.01.01.01.01.0 
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
23745      
15395      
       
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
23745 111.8
153951  1.0
 1.01.01.01.4

Only items marked with (*) are averaged into the displayed overall rating.

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Litigant3141812/04/201460501010.0Read Comment
Other1688408/15/201260501010.0Read Comment
Other1295201/17/2012605077.0Read Comment
Other1217410/26/2011605011.0Read Comment
Litigant1213110/21/2011605022.0Read Comment
Other1164108/23/20116050  Read Comment
Litigant1083805/25/201160501010.0Read Comment
Other693903/28/2010605011.0Read Comment
Category Average   5.95.9