Hon. Mark J. Lopez
Associate Judge
Circuit Court
Cook County
Cook Judicial Circuit

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Attorney Average Rating:   3.6 - 4 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   1.0 - 8 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)

Civil Litigation - Private5205310/07/201711111111
Criminal Defense Lawyer4895604/17/20171111 11 
Civil Litigation - Private4185604/04/2016341110335
Criminal Defense Lawyer2471712/26/2013        
Civil Litigation - Private359712/04/20089991098108
Category Average
5205311 1.0
24717   0.0
3597   9.1

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Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

Other5356701/16/2018472211.0Read Comment
Other5243510/30/2017472211.0Read Comment
Litigant5202710/06/2017472211.0Read Comment
Litigant4895504/17/2017472211.0Read Comment
Other4638211/19/20164722  Read Comment
Other4513709/03/20164722  Read Comment
Other4474608/13/2016472211.0Read Comment
Other3636007/19/20154722  Read Comment
Litigant3635907/19/2015472211.0Read Comment
Litigant3635307/19/2015472211.0Read Comment
Litigant2524702/16/2014472211.0Read Comment
Litigant2496601/20/20144722  Read Comment
Litigant2279408/13/20134722  Read Comment
Category Average   1.01.0