Hon. Danielle K Douglas
Superior Court
Contra Costa County

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Attorney Average Rating:   3.5 - 5 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   1.0 - 3 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)

Criminal Defense Lawyer8869008/21/2020101010 10101010
Civil Litigation - Private8412503/11/202051116444
Civil Litigation - Private8158901/14/20201       
Civil Litigation - Private6040810/09/20181111111 
Civil Litigation - Private5413402/13/20182112532 
Category Average
8869010   1010
 10.0   10.010.0
88690   10.0
841252  3.0
815891  1.0
6040811 1.0
541342 22.3

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

Non-attorney Rating
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Other8477004/13/202022379  Read Comment
Litigant7910711/17/20192237911.0Read Comment
Other7658209/23/201922379  Read Comment
Litigant7531808/29/20192237911.0Read Comment
Litigant6455301/31/20192237911.0Read Comment
Category Average   1.01.0