Hon. Jan Shackelford

Circuit Court
Escambia County
1st Circuit

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Attorney Average Rating:   4.5 - 8 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   3.0 - 17 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 Lawyer5289911/30/20171010101010 10 
Criminal Defense Lawyer5082807/29/20171 114113
Criminal Defense Lawyer2799707/09/20142  2  1 
Criminal Defense Lawyer2732906/05/201411113111
Criminal Defense Lawyer514003/30/2009247 8433
Criminal Defense Lawyer156301/29/20081010 10 109 
Criminal Defense Lawyer137712/28/2007135310532
Civil Litigation - Govt.123312/05/2007444   4 
Category Average
5289910    7
52899   10.0
279971 11.5
5140   4.1
1563   9.8
1377   3.9
12333  3.8

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

Litigant5428802/21/2018147011.0Read Comment
Other5427602/20/20181470  Read Comment
Other5271011/17/201714701010.0Read Comment
Other5269511/16/20171470  Read Comment
Other5082707/29/2017147011.0Read Comment
Other5044407/05/20171470  Read Comment
Litigant5017306/17/2017147011.0Read Comment
Other4896904/18/2017147011.0Read Comment
Other4803703/02/20171470  Read Comment
Other4558209/28/20161470  Read Comment
Other3920411/30/2015147011.0Read Comment
Litigant2799407/09/2014147011.0Read Comment
Other2732806/05/2014147011.0Read Comment
Other2670204/30/20141470  Read Comment
Other2654404/16/20141470  Read Comment
Other2479301/05/20141470  Read Comment
Other2368910/12/20131470  Read Comment
Other2368810/12/201314701010.0Read Comment
Other2067103/21/2013147011.0Read Comment
Other1958001/15/2013147011.0Read Comment
Other1949201/07/2013147011.0Read Comment
Other1849511/10/2012147011.0Read Comment
Other1681308/11/2012147011.0Read Comment
Other1090506/06/2011147033.0Read Comment
Other148201/13/2008147099.0Read Comment
Other138612/30/200714701010.0Read Comment
Category Average   3.23.2