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


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Attorney Average Rating:   6.9 - 14 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   3.0 - 14 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 Lawyer4363606/10/201611111111
Civil Litigation - Private4253105/05/20161111 111
Civil Litigation - Private3008410/16/20141010101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private2963209/22/201485339 31
Criminal Defense Lawyer2792007/05/2014        
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
Prosecutor939711/23/20101099 10109 
Criminal Defense Lawyer508303/23/200951118115
Civil Litigation - Private183003/20/200810910109999
Category Average  7.96.86.56.38.86.66.76.3
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
43636111111
42531      
30084      
29632      
27920      
2412210     
22555      
21894      
21167      
201131055574
16994      
10901      
93978     
50831   1 
1830      
 6.03.03.03.03.02.5
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
436361111.0
4253111 1.0
3008410101010.0
296323  4.9
27920   0.0
241221010109.9
2255510859.6
21894   9.7
211671124.5
201139959.6
169941010109.6
109011135.5
93979  9.3
5083   2.4
18301010 9.5
 6.36.15.86.4

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Litigant4253005/05/2016330211.0Read Comment
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
Litigant2546703/03/2014330211.0Read 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
Other939111/22/201033021010.0Read Comment
Category Average   3.63.6