Hon. Ruth Ann Kwan
Judge
Superior Court
Los Angeles County


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Attorney Average Rating:   1.3 - 12 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   1.0 - 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
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  1.31.31.41.11.81.21.02.0
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
28379      
27668      
27033      
21510      
16427      
15852      
15315      
13135      
12858      
113581     
10717      
6699      
2821      
 1.0     
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
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
Other1622207/11/2012269311.0Read Comment
Other1488105/09/2012269311.0Read Comment
Litigant1183109/13/20112693  Read Comment
Other722606/28/2010269333.0Read Comment
Category Average   1.71.7