Hon. Soussan G. Bruguera
Judge
Superior Court
Los Angeles County


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Attorney Average Rating:   3.0 - 18 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   1.0 - 1 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
Criminal Defense Lawyer2412611/08/2013        
Civil Litigation - Private2369110/13/201311112111
Civil Litigation - Private2298208/23/201310101010410104
Civil Litigation - Private2230707/09/201312111111
Civil Litigation - Private2099004/11/201311111111
Civil Litigation - Private1916212/19/201211111111
Civil Litigation - Private1865711/19/201210710 10101010
Civil Litigation - Private1793210/11/201211111111
Civil Litigation - Private1466004/25/20128 7 88 8
Civil Litigation - Private902109/28/201051115218
Civil Litigation - Private727407/21/2010321111110
Civil Litigation - Private695003/29/201011112113
Civil Litigation - Private656101/07/201011115119
Civil Litigation - Private535105/29/200911111111
Civil Litigation - Private324410/29/20081111311 
Civil Litigation - Private250408/04/2008106796101010
Civil Litigation - Private186403/26/200811111123
Criminal Defense Lawyer173203/13/200822232232
Civil Litigation - Private166702/27/2008111142110
Category Average  3.32.42.72.23.23.12.84.9
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
24126      
23691      
22982      
22307      
20990      
19162      
18657      
17932      
14660      
9021      
7274      
6950      
6561      
5351111111
3244      
2504      
18642     
1732      
1667      
 1.51.01.01.01.01.0
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
24126   0.0
2369111101.1
2298210  9.3
22307 1 1.1
209901 11.0
1916211101.0
1865710 109.6
179321  1.0
1466077 7.6
902111102.1
72741 11.4
69501211.1
656118101.5
53511111.0
32441 101.3
2504910108.4
18641191.2
17321  2.1
16671551.5
 2.93.56.82.8

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Other1689608/16/2012252411.0Read Comment
Category Average   1.01.0