Hon. Joseph Santorelli

District Court
Suffolk County


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Attorney Average Rating:   5.7 - 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 - Private3654807/29/20151010101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private3642507/22/20152       
Civil Litigation - Private3557206/19/201522215112
Civil Litigation - Private3536706/12/201521111111
Civil Litigation - Private3342603/12/20151010   10 10
Criminal Defense Lawyer2459812/14/201312511111
Criminal Defense Lawyer1426103/27/2012910101010101010
Criminal Defense Lawyer1025003/27/2011        
Criminal Defense Lawyer539906/11/200989999997
Category Average  5.56.36.25.36.06.05.35.9
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
36548      
36425      
35572      
35367      
33426      
24598111111
14261999   
10250      
5399975887
 6.35.75.04.54.54.0
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
3654810101010.0
364253 12.5
355721111.9
353671111.1
3342610101010.0
245981111.6
1426110  9.8
10250   0.0
5399   8.9
 5.14.64.05.1

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Litigant2791607/05/201411031010.0Read Comment
Other2648304/13/2014110311.0Read Comment
Other2460112/14/2013110311.0Read Comment
Other1494405/15/2012110388.0Read Comment
Litigant1222811/04/2011110311.0Read Comment
Category Average   4.24.2