Hon. Karla N. Smith
Associate District Judge
Circuit Court
Montgomery County
6th Circuit

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Attorney Average Rating:   8.2 - 8 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   - 0 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 Lawyer3105811/14/20141010101010101010
Criminal Defense Lawyer3104311/14/2014        
Criminal Defense Lawyer3104211/14/20141010101010101010
Criminal Defense Lawyer2705305/18/201410108     
Criminal Defense Lawyer2688605/09/2014979   9 
Civil Litigation - Private2687405/09/20149 8 8 4 
Criminal Defense Lawyer2409211/06/2013 221 22 
Criminal Defense Lawyer2320209/07/2013109  10  10
Criminal Defense Lawyer1813510/20/2012101010   10 
Category Average  9.78.38.17.09.57.37.510.0
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
31058101010101010
31043      
31042101010101010
27053      
26886      
26874      
24092110 111
23202      
18135      
 7.010.010.07.07.07.0
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
3105810101010.0
31043   0.0
3104210101010.0
27053   9.3
26886   8.5
268743 96.4
24092   1.7
2320210  9.8
18135   10.0
 8.310.09.77.3

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

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