Hon. Allan J. Goodman
Judge
Superior Court
Los Angeles County


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Attorney Average Rating:   5.8 - 11 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   5.0 - 2 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 Lawyer2901308/27/20149109910101010
Civil Litigation - Private2763306/25/20148   810  
Civil Litigation - Private2495501/18/201411115512
Civil Litigation - Private1856111/15/2012        
Civil Litigation - Private1384203/08/201291010 109107
Civil Litigation - Private1293401/14/2012 1112117
Civil Litigation - Private991602/05/201122 2 21 
Civil Litigation - Private983101/25/2011101010109101010
Civil Litigation - Private905209/30/20107991010999
Civil Litigation - Private905109/30/20107999910109
Civil Litigation - Private633311/09/2009122  111
Civil Litigation - Private621510/06/20093       
Category Average  5.76.06.46.07.96.75.96.9
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
29013      
27633      
24955      
18561      
13842      
12934      
9916      
9831      
9052      
9051      
6333      
6215      
       
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
290139999.5
276338  8.5
249551112.0
18561   0.0
138429  9.6
129341 11.1
99162 11.8
9831   9.9
90526 38.6
90519 89.0
63331  1.3
62152  2.5
 4.85.03.85.3

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Other2461212/15/201326131010.0Read Comment
Other2317409/05/2013261311.0Read Comment
Category Average   5.55.5