Hon. David G. Brown
Judge
Superior Court
San Diego County


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Attorney Average Rating:   8.4 - 17 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   4.0 - 19 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 - Private3570406/24/2015101010101091010
Criminal Defense Lawyer3283802/07/2015109101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private3008410/16/20141010101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private2963209/22/201485339 31
Criminal Defense Lawyer2792007/05/2014        
Civil Litigation - Private2724905/31/20141010101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private2412211/08/2013101010910101010
Civil Litigation - Private2255507/27/2013108101010 910
Civil Litigation - Private2189406/03/201310910101091010
Criminal Defense Lawyer2116704/21/2013673110442
Civil Litigation - Govt.2011302/14/20131010810109108
Civil Litigation - Private1699408/23/201210810101091010
Civil Litigation - Private1090106/05/20119 5 7  5
Civil Litigation - Private972601/12/2011109101010101010
Prosecutor939711/23/20101099 10109 
Civil Litigation - Private935511/16/2010109101010101010
Criminal Defense Lawyer508303/23/200951118115
Civil Litigation - Private183003/20/200810910109999
Category Average  9.38.38.28.39.68.68.48.1
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
357041058555
32838951555
30084      
29632      
27920      
27249      
2412210     
22555      
21894      
21167      
201131055574
16994      
10901      
9726      
93978     
9355      
50831   1 
1830      
 8.05.04.75.04.54.7
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
357041010109.9
32838101059.8
3008410101010.0
296323  4.9
27920   0.0
2724910  10.0
241221010109.9
2255510859.6
21894   9.7
211671124.5
201139959.6
169941010109.6
109011135.5
972610859.9
93979  9.3
93559 109.8
5083   2.4
18301010 9.5
 8.17.96.88.0

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Litigant3370403/26/2015330233.0Read Comment
Litigant3218401/08/2015330233.0Read Comment
Other3169912/15/20143302  Read Comment
Court Staff3008310/16/201433021010.0Read Comment
Litigant2883608/17/20143302  Read Comment
Court Staff2802607/12/20143302  Read Comment
Litigant2732406/05/2014330211.0Read Comment
Court Staff2656504/18/201433021010.0Read Comment
Litigant2546703/03/2014330211.0Read Comment
Litigant2546503/03/2014330211.0Read Comment
Other2464112/17/2013330211.0Read Comment
Other2149905/06/2013330211.0Read Comment
Litigant2116604/21/2013330233.0Read Comment
Other2041303/07/2013330211.0Read Comment
Other2010102/14/2013330211.0Read Comment
Litigant1981701/31/2013330211.0Read Comment
Other1819310/24/20123302  Read Comment
Litigant1283501/07/20123302  Read Comment
Litigant1283401/07/2012330255.0Read Comment
Court Staff1092706/10/201133021010.0Read Comment
Court Staff951712/06/201033021010.0Read Comment
Other939111/22/201033021010.0Read Comment
Litigant935011/15/201033021010.0Read Comment
Court Staff934911/15/201033021010.0 
Category Average   4.84.8