Hon. Joseph A. Dugan, Jr.
Associate Circuit Judge
Circuit Court
Montgomery County
6th Circuit

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Attorney Average Rating:   4.6 - 8 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   4.0 - 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)

EvaluatorIDDate*Temp.*Sch.*Indu.*Comp.*Punct.*Ab-Pr.*Ab-Tr.Flex
Civil Litigation - Private3153412/09/20141211  2 
Criminal Defense Lawyer3102511/13/20141113311 
Criminal Defense Lawyer2711005/22/2014        
Civil Litigation - Govt.2619703/27/201412111111
Civil Litigation - Private2506301/30/201425358525
Civil Litigation - Private2505001/29/201410910101010 10
Civil Litigation - Private1298301/19/20127710810101010
Criminal Defense Lawyer1262812/23/2011232   3 
Criminal Defense Lawyer346812/02/20089888888 
Category Average  4.14.64.55.16.75.83.96.5
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
31534110  10 
310251     
27110      
26197      
25063      
25050      
12983      
12628      
3468      
 1.010.0  10.0 
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
31534   1.3
31025   1.5
27110   0.0
261971111.1
250631423.9
2505010159.9
129838  8.8
12628   2.5
34688  8.1
 5.62.02.74.1

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Probation or Pretrial Officer2713705/23/2014568733.0Read Comment
Other2100704/12/2013568711.0Read Comment
Other1931812/27/2012568799.0Read Comment
Other1739909/15/2012568733.0Read Comment
Litigant1148107/26/2011568777.0Read Comment
Category Average   4.64.6