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


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Attorney Average Rating:   4.9 - 14 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
Civil Litigation - Private3676808/08/201512318115
Civil Litigation - Private3386104/05/201511111111
Civil Litigation - Private3264701/29/201511211112
Civil Litigation - Private3255001/25/2015        
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  4.64.85.24.56.65.44.75.7
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
367681     
33861      
32647      
32550      
29013      
27633      
24955      
18561      
13842      
12934      
9916      
9831      
9052      
9051      
6333      
6215      
 1.0     
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
367681 12.1
338611111.0
326471111.1
32550   0.0
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
 3.93.02.94.3

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