Hon. John C. Gastelum
Judge
Superior Court
Orange County


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Attorney Average Rating:   5.6 - 7 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
Criminal Defense Lawyer3729509/01/2015        
Civil Litigation - Private3671908/05/2015101091010  10
Civil Litigation - Private3589807/01/201521  121 
Criminal Defense Lawyer3247901/20/2015        
Civil Litigation - Private3009710/16/2014  112  1
Criminal Defense Lawyer2478101/04/2014        
Civil Litigation - Private2455112/10/201391010     
Civil Litigation - Private2326509/13/201384429349
Civil Litigation - Private2306308/28/20135221532 
Civil Litigation - Private1649707/31/2012        
Civil Litigation - Private1621807/11/2012101010101010  
Category Average  7.36.26.04.86.24.52.36.7
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
37295      
36719      
35898      
32479      
30097      
24781      
24551      
23265      
23063      
16497      
16218      
       
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
37295   0.0
3671910 59.8
358981111.3
32479   0.0
30097   1.3
24781   0.0
24551   9.7
232652324.5
230631 102.6
16497   0.0
1621810  10.0
 4.82.04.53.6

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

Non-attorney Rating
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Category Average