Hon. Ayana K Young
Superior Court
Contra Costa County

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Attorney Average Rating:   3.5 - 3 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   1.0 - 11 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)

Criminal Defense Lawyer12068609/20/202311115   
Criminal Defense Lawyer11869906/03/202367 810  5
Criminal Defense Lawyer11641702/24/20231 111111
Category Average
1164171 1111
120686   1.8
118699   7.8

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Non-attorney Rating
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Other12714706/06/202429162  Read Comment
Litigant12627704/14/20242916211.0Read Comment
Litigant12626204/13/20242916211.0Read Comment
Other12626104/13/202429162  Read Comment
Other12570803/05/20242916211.0Read Comment
Litigant12566203/03/20242916211.0Read Comment
Litigant12503402/06/20242916211.0Read Comment
Litigant12372311/16/20232916211.0Read Comment
Court Staff12365311/08/20232916211.0Read Comment
Court Staff12365211/08/20232916211.0Read Comment
Other12088310/04/20232916211.0Read Comment
Other12068309/20/20232916211.0Read Comment
Other12047209/10/20232916211.0Read Comment
Other11641802/24/202329162  Read Comment
Category Average   1.01.0