Hon. Althea M. Handy
Associate Judge
Circuit Court
Baltimore City County
8th Circuit

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Attorney Average Rating:   5.4 - 14 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   1.0 - 2 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 - Private2464512/17/201312   1 1
Civil Litigation - Private2392410/28/2013 1 1311 
Civil Litigation - Private2368310/11/201323649241
Civil Litigation - Private2163905/16/201310610510108 
Civil Litigation - Private2141204/29/2013108109891010
Civil Litigation - Private1994402/07/20132111311 
Civil Litigation - Private1414003/20/201211 1  1 
Criminal Defense Lawyer1304601/26/20121010101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private985701/27/201142 2 2  
Criminal Defense Lawyer966812/31/2010789 998 
Civil Litigation - Private645712/12/20091010101010101010
Civil Litigation - Govt.608108/28/20092442 345
Civil Litigation - Private347712/02/20086666566 
Civil Litigation - Private284409/16/2008889899810
Category Average  5.65.07.54.97.65.65.96.7
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
24645      
23924      
23683      
21639      
21412      
19944      
14140      
13046  10   
9857      
9668      
6457      
6081      
3477      
2844      
   10.0   
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
2464511 1.3
239241  1.3
236832 34.0
2163910 58.6
2141210 59.3
199441  1.4
141401  1.0
1304610 1010.0
98571  2.2
96689 88.4
645710 510.0
60814 63.3
34776  5.9
28449 58.5
 5.41.05.95.4

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Other2493801/17/2014574411.0Read Comment
Other1036204/12/2011574411.0Read Comment
Category Average   1.01.0