Hon. Kay T. Kingsley See Rating Details
Judge
Superior Court
Monterey County
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Attorney Average Rating:   6.0 - 1 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   - 0 rating(s)
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General Rating Criteria

* 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)


Criminal Rating Criteria (if applicable)

* 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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What others have said about Hon. Kay T. Kingsley


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Civil Litigation - Private

Comment #: CA3542
Rating:6.0
Comments:
Judge Kingsley is a kind and generous judge with an inclination to find an "equitable" solution even when equity is not at issue. She is always on time but she takes far too long on each matter and gets backed up. I once had a 9AM motion heard at 11:55. Her staff is excellent and she runs a good courtroom.

Litigant

Comment #: CA2147
Rating:Not Rated
Comments:
The absolute worst any judge could. She has no knowledge of the law. She disregards all the codes. If she does not like you she will eat you alive without mercy. Stay away from her as if she were a cobra