Hon. Peter L. Gallagher
Superior Court
San Diego County

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Attorney Average Rating:   6.0 - 7 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   1.0 - 1 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 Lawyer3606107/08/201565356555
Civil Litigation - Private3377503/31/20158610 9 8 
Criminal Defense Lawyer2314209/03/201377      
Criminal Defense Lawyer2264108/03/201315415435
Civil Litigation - Private2178005/24/20131075791010 
Criminal Defense Lawyer508503/23/2009108101010101010
Prosecutor252508/07/200824  5 1 
Category Average
231423  222
25251  910
36061   4.6
337758  8.2
23142   5.7
217807 108.3
5085   9.8
2525   2.6

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

Other2259907/30/2013333111.0Read Comment
Category Average   1.01.0