Hon. Martin Larry Herscovitz See Rating Details
Superior Court
Los Angeles County
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* Temperament (1=Awful,10=Excellent)
* Scholarship (1=Awful,10=Excellent)
* Industriousness (1=Not at all industrious,10=Highly industrious)
* Ability to Handle Complex Litigation (1=Awful,10=Excellent)
* Punctuality (1=Chronically Late,10=Always on Time)
* General Ability to Handle Pre-Trial Matters (1=Not all Able, 10=Extremely Able)
* General Ability as a Trial Judge (1=Not all Able, 10=Extremely Able)
Flexibility In Scheduling (1=Completely Inflexible,10=Very Flexible)

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

Civil Rating Criteria (if applicable)

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

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Comment #: CA7317
Mr. Herscovitz has an abuse of power. He does not abide by the law but sees instead to abuse the law by implementing his own sense of justice by looking only at the face value of a defendant. Mr. Herscovitz should not be re-elected in 2021 but instead needs to be reviewed by his superiors for abuse of power, and surely he will be removed from the bench after a few weeks of seeing his injustice to the county of LA and his bias behavior that has no place in our already hurt judicial system. Mr. Herscovitz is a big part of the problem. Ask around and his reputation with his peers will say he does abuse his power unfairly. The residents of Los Angeles County should not be continued victims of Mr. Herscovitz's abuse of power and justice. Mr. Herscovitz is a tyrant Judge who has reshaped his role to be above the law as a judicial officer in Dept R at Van Nuys.