Hon. G. Edward Dwyer, Jr.
Chief Judge
Circuit Court
Frederick County
6th Circuit

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Attorney Average Rating:   7.8 - 6 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   1.0 - 5 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)

Criminal Defense Lawyer2365210/10/201399999999
Criminal Defense Lawyer2250307/23/201371010101010810
Civil Litigation - Private2077503/27/201311111111
Civil Litigation - Private2031302/27/2013510101010101010
Criminal Defense Lawyer428301/07/2009999101010109
Civil Litigation - Private252308/06/20089999899 
Category Average
2365287 544
428310   1010
236529 58.9
4283   9.6
252310  9.0

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Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

Other2861908/06/2014567711.0Read Comment
Litigant1908912/14/2012567711.0Read Comment
Litigant1852311/12/2012567711.0Read Comment
Court Staff1734209/12/2012567711.0Read Comment
Litigant1582507/01/2012567711.0Read Comment
Category Average   1.01.0