Hon. Luis A. Lavin
Judge
Superior Court
Los Angeles County


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Attorney Average Rating:   4.6 - 9 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   1.0 - 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 - Private2843907/28/201411118111
Civil Litigation - Private2693205/12/201475 17 1 
Civil Litigation - Private2558903/11/20143332103 1
Civil Litigation - Private2447612/05/201373811034 
Civil Litigation - Private2394810/29/2013413110213
Civil Litigation - Private2394210/29/201388831085 
Civil Litigation - Private2010902/14/201310910     
Civil Litigation - Private1731909/11/2012889889 9
Civil Litigation - Private1490005/10/201211111111
Category Average  5.44.35.42.38.03.92.23.0
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
28439      
26932      
25589      
24476      
23948      
23942      
20109      
17319      
14900      
       
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
2843911 1.9
269321 103.7
255891 13.6
244761  4.6
239481 12.9
239422 36.5
201098  9.3
173198  8.3
149001111.0
 2.71.03.24.6

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Other2693705/12/2014269911.0Read Comment
Court Staff2499401/23/2014269911.0Read Comment
Category Average   1.01.0