Hon. Richard L. Fruin, Jr.
Judge
Superior Court
Los Angeles County


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Attorney Average Rating:   3.0 - 21 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   4.0 - 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)

EvaluatorIDDate*Temp.*Sch.*Indu.*Comp.*Punct.*Ab-Pr.*Ab-Tr.Flex
Criminal Defense Lawyer3089111/09/2014        
Civil Litigation - Private2647604/11/20141  1 11 
Civil Litigation - Private2459712/14/201311121111
Civil Litigation - Private2093704/07/201312115211
Civil Litigation - Private1889511/30/20127554103 10
Civil Litigation - Private1855911/14/201228555527
Civil Litigation - Private1763409/21/201211141112
Civil Litigation - Private1703208/27/2012878 8898
Civil Litigation - Private1567806/22/201210       
Civil Litigation - Private1294301/15/20121111 11 
Civil Litigation - Private621710/06/200911214111
Criminal Defense Lawyer615909/23/2009835 108 10
Civil Litigation - Private210106/24/200835335754
Criminal Defense Lawyer207506/11/200811214112
Civil Litigation - Private207106/09/200833663   
Civil Litigation - Private204205/29/200813137131
Civil Litigation - Private186203/26/200811111132
Criminal Defense Lawyer173003/13/200822211311
Civil Litigation - Private172903/13/200821311211
Civil Litigation - Private170603/06/200811111111
Civil Litigation - Private166202/27/200812121211
Category Average  2.82.72.72.24.02.72.13.3
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
30891      
26476      
24597      
20937      
18895      
18559      
17634211111
17032      
15678      
12943      
6217      
6159      
2101      
2075      
2071      
2042      
18622     
1730      
1729      
1706      
1662      
 2.01.01.01.01.01.0
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
308912112.0
264761151.0
245971111.1
209371111.8
188951115.0
185591214.1
176341  1.4
170328  8.0
15678   10.0
129431 11.0
62171111.5
61598187.0
21013  4.3
20751111.5
20712 23.8
204211 2.5
18621151.3
173011 1.6
172911 1.5
17061111.0
16622121.5
 2.01.12.23.0

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Litigant3089011/09/2014260211.0Read Comment
Other3019910/21/2014260211.0Read Comment
Litigant2647804/11/201426021010.0Read Comment
Litigant2647704/11/20142602  Read Comment
Category Average   4.04.0