Hon. Ellen Spodek

Civil Court
Kings (Brooklyn) County


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Attorney Average Rating:   8.5 - 8 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   10.0 - 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 - Private2424511/16/201310999910108
Criminal Defense Lawyer2415011/10/2013109101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private2245407/19/2013981097789
Criminal Defense Lawyer1883111/27/201232111113
Civil Litigation - Private1281001/03/2012        
Civil Litigation - Private1067305/05/201110 10    10
Civil Litigation - Private644512/08/20091010101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private25109/12/20071010101010  10
Civil Litigation - Private25009/12/2007        
Civil Litigation - Private3107/26/200798810710910
Category Average  8.98.08.58.47.78.08.08.8
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
24245      
24150      
22454      
18831      
12810      
10673      
6445      
251      
250      
31      
       
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
2424510959.5
241501010109.9
2245410898.5
188311  1.4
12810   0.0
106731010 10.0
644510101010.0
2511010 10.0
250   0.0
3110758.9
 8.99.17.86.8

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Litigant2350809/30/201311921010.0Read Comment
Court Staff2322809/10/201311921010.0Read Comment
Litigant1884911/28/201211921010.0Read Comment
Other1883911/28/201211921010.0Read Comment
Other1551106/18/201211921010.0Read Comment
Category Average   10.010.0