Hon. Michael L. Stern
Judge
Superior Court
Los Angeles County


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Attorney Average Rating:   3.0 - 24 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.2849607/30/201411111111
Civil Litigation - Govt.2849507/30/201411111111
Civil Litigation - Govt.2849407/30/201411111111
Civil Litigation - Govt.2849307/30/201411111111
Civil Litigation - Govt.2849207/30/2014        
Civil Litigation - Govt.2849107/30/2014        
Civil Litigation - Govt.2849007/30/2014        
Civil Litigation - Govt.2848907/30/2014        
Criminal Defense Lawyer2848807/30/2014        
Criminal Defense Lawyer2848707/30/2014        
Criminal Defense Lawyer2848607/30/2014        
Criminal Defense Lawyer2848507/30/2014        
Civil Litigation - Private2848407/30/201411111111
Civil Litigation - Private2848307/30/201411111111
Civil Litigation - Private2848207/30/201411111111
Civil Litigation - Private2848107/30/201411111111
Civil Litigation - Private2848007/30/201411111111
Civil Litigation - Govt.2847907/30/201411111111
Criminal Defense Lawyer2847807/30/201411111111
Civil Litigation - Private2531902/21/2014109101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private2107804/17/2013979 1010 10
Civil Litigation - Private1967501/21/20131   10  1
Civil Litigation - Private1839411/04/201211111111
Civil Litigation - Private1790010/09/2012212 8524
Civil Litigation - Private1547306/15/2012355  231
Civil Litigation - Private1475904/30/2012161 1223
Civil Litigation - Private1459904/20/20121111 11 
Criminal Defense Lawyer1413103/20/20123444824 
Civil Litigation - Private1166708/28/201111111111
Criminal Defense Lawyer615309/22/200935346535
Civil Litigation - Private614609/21/200910101010108108
Civil Litigation - Private466302/06/200989998998
Category Average  2.73.02.92.73.82.92.62.9
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
28496111111
28495111111
28494111111
28493111111
28492      
28491      
28490      
28489      
28488      
28487      
28486      
28485      
28484111111
28483111111
28482111111
28481111111
28480111111
28479111111
28478111111
25319      
21078      
19675      
18394      
17900      
15473      
14759      
14599      
14131      
11667      
6153      
6146      
4663      
 1.01.01.01.01.01.0
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
284961111.0
284951111.0
284941111.0
284931111.0
28492   0.0
28491   0.0
28490   0.0
28489   0.0
28488   0.0
28487   0.0
28486   0.0
28485   0.0
284841111.0
284831111.0
284821111.0
284811111.0
284801111.0
284791111.0
284781111.0
2531910 109.9
2107810  9.2
196753 34.7
18394   1.0
179001113.0
1547311103.2
147591 12.0
145991 11.0
141317 54.5
116671  1.0
61534554.1
6146101 9.8
46637 68.5
 2.91.32.62.3

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

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