Hon. M. Brooke Murdock
Associate Judge
Circuit Court
Baltimore City County
8th Circuit

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Attorney Average Rating:   5.9 - 10 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   1.0 - 1 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 - Private2416611/11/2013101071010101010
Criminal Defense Lawyer1811410/19/2012        
Criminal Defense Lawyer1635307/19/2012188 975 
Criminal Defense Lawyer1482405/04/2012        
Prosecutor1147107/26/201113445111
Criminal Defense Lawyer1121806/30/201124658892
Criminal Defense Lawyer1121506/30/2011122 3312
Civil Litigation - Private966612/31/20101099 109 10
Civil Litigation - Private509903/24/200971010101010107
Civil Litigation - Govt.275308/25/200871091010998
Civil Litigation - Govt.258608/12/200834625324
Category Average  4.76.76.86.87.86.75.95.5
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
24166      
18114      
1635310 7   
14824      
114711 1111
11218588543
112151 3512
9666      
5099107 554
27531088999
2586      
 6.27.75.45.04.03.8
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
24166105109.6
18114   0.0
16353   6.9
148241  1.0
114711  2.3
112185445.8
11215   1.9
966610 99.5
509910 59.7
275310899.3
25861423.3
 6.05.36.55.4

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Other1358802/19/2012575111.0Read Comment
Category Average   1.01.0