Hon. Richard F. Walmark
Judge
Superior Court
Los Angeles County


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Attorney Average Rating:   4.3 - 11 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   3.0 - 12 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 Lawyer2990210/08/20141 11 11 
Civil Litigation - Private2981710/02/20141111111 
Civil Litigation - Private2753006/19/20141  1 1  
Civil Litigation - Private2719505/28/20141010101010101010
Criminal Defense Lawyer2719405/28/20146111 11 
Criminal Defense Lawyer2478001/04/2014        
Civil Litigation - Govt.2459612/14/2013101010910101010
Civil Litigation - Private2340209/23/20131121111 
Civil Litigation - Private2338309/20/2013        
Civil Litigation - Govt.2195806/07/20138 7 9   
Civil Litigation - Govt.1973101/25/2013        
Civil Litigation - Private1960601/17/2013877648102
Civil Litigation - Private1834711/01/201221212113
Civil Litigation - Private1567706/22/20125110110579
Category Average  4.84.05.13.25.93.94.76.8
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
29902      
29817111111
27530      
27195101010101010
271941  111
24780      
24596      
23402      
23383      
21958      
19731      
19606      
18347      
15677      
 4.05.55.54.04.04.0
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
299021111.0
298171111.0
275301111.0
2719510101010.0
271941  1.6
24780   0.0
245961010109.9
234021111.1
23383   0.0
219588 78.0
19731   0.0
1960610857.5
1834715101.4
1567711055.0
 4.15.25.13.4

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Other2993310/09/2014289611.0Read Comment
Litigant2990110/08/2014289611.0Read Comment
Litigant2981610/02/2014289611.0Read Comment
Litigant2783807/03/20142896  Read Comment
Litigant2780907/02/2014289611.0Read Comment
Litigant2752806/19/2014289611.0Read Comment
Other2745506/13/20142896  Read Comment
Litigant2718705/27/2014289622.0Read Comment
Litigant2715905/25/2014289622.0Read Comment
Litigant2675105/03/201428961010.0Read Comment
Litigant2658804/20/2014289688.0Read Comment
Litigant2459512/14/2013289611.0Read Comment
Litigant2426611/18/201328961010.0Read Comment
Litigant2398110/30/2013289611.0Read Comment
Category Average   3.33.3