Hon. David Tobben See Rating Details
Associate Circuit Judge
Circuit Court
Franklin County
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Attorney Average Rating:   2.8 - 1 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   3.0 - 1 rating(s)
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General Rating Criteria

* Temperament (1=Awful,10=Excellent)
* Scholarship (1=Awful,10=Excellent)
* Industriousness (1=Not at all industrious,10=Highly industrious)
* Ability to Handle Complex Litigation (1=Awful,10=Excellent)
* Punctuality (1=Chronically Late,10=Always on Time)
* General Ability to Handle Pre-Trial Matters (1=Not all Able, 10=Extremely Able)
* General Ability as a Trial Judge (1=Not all Able, 10=Extremely Able)
Flexibility In Scheduling (1=Completely Inflexible,10=Very Flexible)

Criminal Rating Criteria (if applicable)

* Evenhandedness in Criminal Litigation (1=Demonstrates Bias,10=Entirely Evenhanded)
General Inclination Regarding Bail (1=Pro-Defense,10=Pro-Government)
Involvement in Plea Discussions (1=Not at all Involved, 10=Very Involved)
General Inclination in Criminal Cases Pretrial Stage (1=Pro-prosecution,10=Pro-defense)
General Inclination in Criminal Cases Trial Stage (1=Pro-prosecution,10=Pro-defense)
General Inclination in Criminal Cases Sentencing Stage (1=Pro-prosecution,10=Pro-defense)

Civil Rating Criteria (if applicable)

* Evenhandedness in Civil Litigation (1=Not at all Evenhanded,10=Entirely Evenhanded)
Involvement in Settlement Discussions (1=Not at all Involved,10=Very Involved)
General Inclination (1=Pro-defendant, 10=Pro-plaintiff)

What others have said about Hon. David Tobben



Comment #: MO322
To put is simply Mr Tobben (does not deserve to be called Honorable) takes a very uneven approach to child support. I would love to know what the total dollar figure is Mr Tobben has deprived children of their "Child Support" from deadbeat dads. To add insult to injury the children of these "deadbeat dads" are, in many cases, destined to repeat what they know as familiar. I wonder what the Missouri Attorney general will think when consulted.

Civil Litigation - Private

Comment #: MO310
Awful judge, cannot make a decision, and when he finally does it is inconsistent with the law. Mr. Tobben should be truly "honorable" and step down from his position immediately.