Hon. Ruth Ann Kwan
Judge
Superior Court
Los Angeles County


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Attorney Average Rating:   1.3 - 13 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   1.0 - 4 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 - Private2854908/03/20141111111 
Civil Litigation - Private2837907/28/201411111113
Civil Litigation - Private2766806/27/2014        
Civil Litigation - Private2703305/17/201411111111
Civil Litigation - Private2151005/07/201311112112
Civil Litigation - Private1642707/24/2012111 1 1 
Civil Litigation - Private1585207/02/201211111111
Civil Litigation - Private1531506/04/201233 22   
Civil Litigation - Private1313502/02/201211111114
Civil Litigation - Private1285801/09/201211313112
Criminal Defense Lawyer1135807/16/201111111111
Civil Litigation - Private1071705/11/201111111   
Civil Litigation - Private669902/17/201011213211
Civil Litigation - Private282109/10/2008222142 3
Category Average  1.21.21.31.11.71.21.02.0
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
28549      
28379      
27668      
27033      
21510      
16427      
15852      
15315      
13135      
12858      
113581     
10717      
6699      
2821      
 1.0     
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
285491  1.0
283791 11.0
27668   0.0
2703311 1.0
215101111.1
164271111.0
1585211011.0
153152 22.4
1313518 1.0
128581  1.5
11358   1.0
107172 91.2
66991  1.5
28212 22.1
 1.34.22.41.2

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Litigant2854808/03/2014269311.0Read Comment
Other1622207/11/2012269311.0Read Comment
Other1488105/09/2012269311.0Read Comment
Litigant1183109/13/20112693  Read Comment
Other722606/28/2010269333.0Read Comment
Category Average   1.51.5