Hon. Kathleen M. Pantle
Subcircuit Judge
Circuit Court
Cook County
Cook Judicial Circuit

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Attorney Average Rating:   2.4 - 14 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   3.0 - 3 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 Lawyer2726406/01/201411111113
Civil Litigation - Private2663804/24/201421213225
Civil Litigation - Private1973301/25/201311111111
Civil Litigation - Private1505505/27/201231221111
Civil Litigation - Private1480005/03/201221111111
Civil Litigation - Private1472704/28/201222211114
Civil Litigation - Private1463404/24/201211511114
Civil Litigation - Private1462604/21/20121141111 
Civil Litigation - Private1460404/20/201211111111
Civil Litigation - Private1282601/06/201211111111
Criminal Defense Lawyer939211/22/201011114114
Civil Litigation - Private490602/27/20091071091010 10
Civil Litigation - Private357712/04/20081077483 9
Criminal Defense Lawyer330611/07/200821717438
Category Average  2.71.93.21.92.92.11.34.0
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
272641  11 
26638      
19733111111
15055      
14800      
14727      
14634      
14626      
14604      
12826      
9392      
4906      
3577      
33061105111
 1.05.53.01.01.01.0
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
272641111.0
266381 11.8
197331111.0
1505532101.8
14800   1.1
147271391.4
1463411 1.5
146261111.4
146041111.0
128261111.0
939214101.4
490610 59.4
35774236.1
3306   3.3
 2.21.73.92.4

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Litigant2726206/01/2014454699.0Read Comment
Other1642407/24/2012454611.0Read Comment
Litigant939011/22/2010454611.0Read Comment
Category Average   3.73.7