Hon. Lenore R. Gelfman
Circuit Judge
Circuit Court
Howard County
5th Circuit

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Attorney Average Rating:   7.3 - 9 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 Lawyer2443112/03/201366347 52
Criminal Defense Lawyer2329309/16/2013610101091010 
Criminal Defense Lawyer2146905/02/201334455766
Civil Litigation - Private2145405/01/201382 15   
Civil Litigation - Private1550006/18/201210910101010109
Criminal Defense Lawyer1426903/28/2012        
Civil Litigation - Private1416003/22/20121010101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private989902/04/2011109101010101010
Criminal Defense Lawyer987001/29/201110899109109
Civil Litigation - Govt.273008/22/20085343733 
Category Average  7.66.87.56.98.18.48.07.7
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
24431333442
23293      
21469525332
21454      
15500      
14269      
14160      
9899      
9870857455
2730      
 5.33.35.03.74.03.0
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
24431   4.9
2329310 59.4
21469   4.9
21454   4.0
15500101059.9
14269   0.0
141601010510.0
989910  9.9
987010659.2
27303 13.9
 8.88.74.26.6

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

Non-attorney Rating
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Category Average