Hon. Roy L. Paul
Judge
Superior Court
Los Angeles County


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Attorney Average Rating:   5.1 - 18 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   6.0 - 6 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
Criminal Defense Lawyer5219410/18/20171010101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private5107308/14/201711  111 
Civil Litigation - Private4780302/17/2017  92  5 
Civil Litigation - Govt.4232404/26/201691010 10 1010
Civil Litigation - Private3551406/17/2015599910988
Civil Litigation - Private2258607/30/201313   211
Civil Litigation - Private2059403/15/2013101010 8101010
Civil Litigation - Private1808310/18/2012323  3  
Civil Litigation - Private1596507/06/201212335322
Civil Litigation - Private1435104/06/2012      2 
Civil Litigation - Private1368502/26/20127109108998
Criminal Defense Lawyer1196009/28/201111115116
Civil Litigation - Govt.1178209/03/201111111111
Civil Litigation - Private957312/14/2010344354 2
Civil Litigation - Private955612/11/201011211112
Civil Litigation - Private638711/19/200991010101010109
Civil Litigation - Private516504/08/20091222621 
Civil Litigation - Private259008/12/200810101010101088
Category Average  4.65.46.25.26.45.15.05.9
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
52194      
51073      
47803      
42324      
35514      
22586      
20594      
18083      
15965      
14351      
13685      
119601101111
1178210     
9573      
9556      
6387      
5165      
2590      
 5.510.01.01.01.01.0
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
5219410101010.0
510731  1.0
478037  5.8
4232410 59.8
355147 58.3
2258612 1.6
2059410 59.7
180831 12.4
159651312.5
1435112 1.5
136859898.9
1196011101.4
1178211102.0
957331 3.7
95561111.1
638710859.9
51651112.1
2590101049.8
 4.74.05.25.1

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Other5219210/18/201727861010.0Read Comment
Other2768806/28/20142786  Read Comment
Other2666904/27/2014278611.0Read Comment
Other2119504/22/201327861010.0Read Comment
Other1521605/31/2012278699.0Read Comment
Other1194609/27/2011278611.0Read Comment
Court Staff1128307/06/20112786  Read Comment
Litigant620910/05/200927861010.0Read Comment
Category Average   6.86.8