Hon. Matthew J. Gary
Judge
Superior Court
Sacramento County


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Attorney Average Rating:   3.1 - 7 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   1.0 - 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
Civil Litigation - Private2976309/29/20141       
Criminal Defense Lawyer2330309/16/20131111311 
Civil Litigation - Private2263308/02/201361097898 
Prosecutor1711608/31/201211315311
Civil Litigation - Private1643007/24/2012278 632 
Civil Litigation - Private1626607/14/201233681331
Civil Litigation - Private1242712/02/20112     1 
Category Average  2.34.45.44.34.63.82.71.0
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
29763      
23303      
22633      
17116      
16430      
16266      
12427      
       
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
29763   1.0
233031  1.3
22633   8.1
17116   2.1
164303 14.4
162661223.5
124271111.3
 1.51.51.33.1

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Litigant2528402/19/20143182  Read Comment
Litigant2522602/14/2014318211.0Read Comment
Other2501801/26/2014318211.0Read Comment
Litigant2184705/30/2013318211.0Read Comment
Other2095304/08/20133182  Read Comment
Litigant2032402/27/20133182  Read Comment
Litigant2013202/15/2013318211.0Read Comment
Litigant1948201/07/2013318211.0Read Comment
Litigant1756609/19/2012318211.0Read Comment
Litigant1747309/18/2012318211.0Read Comment
Other1708508/28/2012318211.0Read Comment
Litigant1508805/29/20123182  Read Comment
Other1311801/31/2012318222.0Read Comment
Other1250712/08/2011318211.0Read Comment
Litigant1206710/13/2011318211.0Read Comment
Other1022203/23/2011318211.0Read Comment
Category Average   1.11.1