Hon. Bridget J. Hughes
Associate Judge
Circuit Court
Cook County
Cook Judicial Circuit

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Attorney Average Rating:   2.7 - 6 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   2.0 - 6 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 Lawyer4633311/16/20161 11211 
Prosecutor4078802/09/2016        
Prosecutor3727108/31/20151010101010101010
Criminal Defense Lawyer3634207/18/201511312113
Criminal Defense Lawyer3489405/21/201511111111
Criminal Defense Lawyer2712605/23/2014        
Criminal Defense Lawyer2528502/19/20141121 111
Criminal Defense Lawyer1538806/08/20121221521 
Category Average  2.53.03.22.54.02.72.53.8
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
463331 1111
40788      
37271101010555
363421 1111
348941     
27126      
25285111111
153881105111
 2.57.03.61.81.81.8
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
46333   1.1
40788   0.0
37271   10.0
36342   1.4
348941  1.0
27126   0.0
25285   1.1
153881111.8
 1.01.01.02.1

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Litigant4629711/13/2016470211.0Read Comment
Litigant4456008/02/2016470211.0Read Comment
Other4079402/09/201647021010.0Read Comment
Other3370503/26/2015470211.0Read Comment
Other1709608/29/2012470211.0Read Comment
Court Staff1569106/22/2012470222.0Read Comment
Category Average   2.72.7