Hon. Paul F. Harris, Jr.
Associate Judge
Circuit Court
Anne Arundel County
5th Circuit

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Attorney Average Rating:   4.1 - 15 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   2.0 - 25 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
Civil Litigation - Private2087504/03/2013113243 6
Criminal Defense Lawyer2021502/18/201366 910986
Criminal Defense Lawyer1699008/22/2012        
Civil Litigation - Private1533006/05/2012115110111
Civil Litigation - Private1207910/14/2011876 10 8 
Civil Litigation - Private1184809/17/201111111111
Civil Litigation - Private888809/14/20101111211 
Criminal Defense Lawyer729807/27/201011237111
Criminal Defense Lawyer718006/08/201011111113
Civil Litigation - Private680603/18/201099101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private529205/12/200911216 1 
Civil Litigation - Private529105/12/200911216 1 
Civil Litigation - Private473402/13/20091242  12
Civil Litigation - Private470302/11/2009101010108101010
Civil Litigation - Private465202/05/2009889 108910
Civil Litigation - Private416812/31/200811    2 
Category Average  3.43.44.33.56.54.53.95.0
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
20875      
20215      
16990      
15330      
12079      
11848111111
8888      
72981102111
7180      
6806      
5292      
5291      
4734      
47031055555
4652      
4168      
 4.05.32.72.32.32.3
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
2087531 2.4
2021510988.3
16990   0.0
153301  2.6
120798  7.8
118481111.0
8888   1.1
7298   2.1
71801111.0
680691099.6
52921 101.9
52911 101.9
47341  1.8
47031010109.8
46528958.6
41681  1.3
 4.25.96.83.8

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Other2658404/20/2014566211.0Read Comment
Litigant2626703/31/2014566211.0Read Comment
Litigant2545403/02/2014566211.0Read Comment
Other2479101/05/2014566211.0Read Comment
Other2426111/17/201356621010.0Read Comment
Other2337809/20/2013566211.0Read Comment
Litigant2140804/29/2013566211.0Read Comment
Other2021402/18/2013566277.0Read Comment
Other1946601/05/2013566211.0Read Comment
Litigant1904012/11/2012566211.0Read Comment
Other1827010/27/2012566211.0Read Comment
Other1706908/28/2012566222.0Read Comment
Other1383603/07/2012566211.0Read Comment
Court Staff1226711/11/2011566288.0Read Comment
Other1208510/15/2011566211.0Read Comment
Litigant1090906/06/2011566211.0Read Comment
Litigant1088806/03/2011566211.0Read Comment
Litigant1013803/10/2011566211.0Read Comment
Litigant978501/20/20115662  Read Comment
Other975501/14/2011566211.0Read Comment
Other929811/10/2010566299.0Read Comment
Other717906/08/2010566211.0Read Comment
Other658001/12/201056621010.0Read Comment
Litigant555307/28/2009566211.0Read Comment
Other524404/21/200956621010.0Read Comment
Other420501/03/2009566211.0Read Comment
Category Average   3.03.0