Hon. Karen Gievers

Circuit Court
Leon County
2nd Circuit

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Attorney Average Rating:   1.7 - 17 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   1.0 - 4 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 Lawyer5026106/22/2017        
Civil Litigation - Private5005906/10/20171111111 
Civil Litigation - Private5003106/08/201711 1111 
Civil Litigation - Private4992006/04/201711111111
Civil Litigation - Private4957105/19/201711111111
Civil Litigation - Private4950705/17/201712    1 
Civil Litigation - Private4947505/15/20171111111 
Civil Litigation - Private4928705/04/201711111111
Civil Litigation - Private4928405/03/201711111111
Civil Litigation - Govt.4921504/29/201711111111
Civil Litigation - Private4920904/29/201711 1 11 
Civil Litigation - Private4913104/25/201711112111
Civil Litigation - Private4895004/17/201711 1311 
Civil Litigation - Private4894904/17/201711112112
Criminal Defense Lawyer4392406/24/20161010101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private4254105/05/201611111111
Civil Litigation - Private4085802/13/2016117  111
Civil Litigation - Private3855910/28/201512817111
Category Average  1.51.62.71.62.41.61.51.9
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
50261      
50059      
50031      
4992011    
495711     
495071     
49475      
492871     
49284      
49215      
49209      
49131      
48950      
48949      
43924      
42541      
40858      
38559      
 1.01.0    
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
50261   0.0
500591 11.0
500311  1.0
499201111.0
495711111.0
495071 11.2
494751 11.0
492871  1.0
492841  1.0
492151  1.0
492091  1.0
491311111.1
4895011 1.3
489491111.1
43924   10.0
42541110101.0
408581512.0
385591 12.8
 1.02.91.91.6

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Other5026006/22/201718956  Read Comment
Other5025106/21/201718956  Read Comment
Court Staff4929705/04/20171895611.0Read Comment
Court Staff4907504/22/20171895622.0Read Comment
Litigant4878404/11/20171895611.0Read Comment
Other2401711/02/20131895611.0Read Comment
Category Average   1.31.3