Hon. Joan Posner

Family Court
Dutchess County


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Attorney Average Rating:   3.3 - 4 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   1.0 - 8 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 - Private2768606/28/20141010101010101010
Criminal Defense Lawyer2492301/16/201412111111
Civil Litigation - Private1493505/14/20121111 11 
Civil Litigation - Private1477705/01/201211112212
Category Average  3.33.53.33.34.33.53.34.3
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
27686      
24923      
1493511    
14777      
 1.01.0    
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
2768610 1010.0
24923   1.1
149351111.0
1477712 1.3
 4.01.55.53.3

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Other2769506/28/201411942  Read Comment
Other2724705/31/201411942   
Other2724405/31/201411942  Read Comment
Other2694005/13/20141194211.0Read Comment
Other2676805/04/201411942  Read Comment
Other2416311/11/20131194211.0Read Comment
Other2382210/24/20131194211.0Read Comment
Other2354710/03/201311942  Read Comment
Other2306908/28/20131194211.0Read Comment
Other2293608/20/20131194211.0Read Comment
Litigant1992102/06/20131194211.0Read Comment
Other1740909/16/20121194211.0Read Comment
Court Staff1499805/21/20121194211.0Read Comment
Other1371302/28/201211942  Read Comment
Category Average   1.01.0