Hon. Ernest M. Hiroshige
Judge
Superior Court
Los Angeles County


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Attorney Average Rating:   3.1 - 11 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   - 0 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 - Govt.2808207/15/2014111 11 1
Civil Litigation - Private2703205/17/201421111121
Civil Litigation - Private2445012/04/201317      
Civil Litigation - Private2401011/01/2013101010109101010
Civil Litigation - Private2205206/16/201397684785
Civil Litigation - Private2068503/22/2013421212  
Criminal Defense Lawyer1738909/14/201222321111
Civil Litigation - Private1718909/05/2012        
Civil Litigation - Private1357102/17/20122111112 
Civil Litigation - Private1288501/11/2012  111115
Criminal Defense Lawyer962812/22/2010322232  
Civil Litigation - Private906409/30/2010431313  
Category Average  3.83.62.73.32.32.94.03.8
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
28082      
27032      
24450      
24010      
22052      
20685      
17389111111
17189      
13571      
12885      
9628      
9064      
 1.01.01.01.01.01.0
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
280821  1.0
270321111.3
244502113.3
2401010259.9
220529357.3
206854  2.3
173891111.6
17189   0.0
135712811.4
12885 1 1.0
9628 2 2.3
90643 32.6
 3.72.42.42.8

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Litigant1787910/08/20122643  Read Comment
Other1768509/24/20122643  Read Comment
Other1610007/08/20122643  Read Comment
Category Average