Hon. Matthew F. Cooper

Civil Court
New York County


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Attorney Average Rating:   4.9 - 13 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   1.0 - 2 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 - Private2630504/02/2014109101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private2621503/28/201412111111
Civil Litigation - Private2373010/16/201310101010101099
Civil Litigation - Private2065103/20/201316112115
Criminal Defense Lawyer2064903/20/201323121232
Civil Litigation - Private1941712/31/201211126235
Civil Litigation - Private1649607/31/20121010101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private1622707/12/201211119118
Civil Litigation - Private1572406/24/20121  15114
Criminal Defense Lawyer1479505/03/2012        
Criminal Defense Lawyer1165808/27/2011113  12 
Civil Litigation - Private1009303/04/2011107101010101010
Criminal Defense Lawyer941611/26/2010121141 2
Civil Litigation - Private876508/23/2010 10      
Category Average  4.15.24.54.56.24.24.66.0
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
26305      
26215      
23730      
20651      
20649221357
19417      
16496      
16227      
15724      
14795      
11658      
10093      
9416      
8765      
 2.02.01.03.05.07.0
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
263051010 9.9
2621511 1.1
23730109109.9
206511111.8
2064978102.6
194173  2.4
164961010510.0
1622711 2.0
15724   1.8
14795   0.0
116581111.5
100931010109.6
94161111.6
876510 1010.0
 5.45.26.04.6

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Other2064703/20/2013242  Read Comment
Court Staff1699908/23/2012242  Read Comment
Other1369802/27/201224211.0Read Comment
Other1297301/18/201224211.0Read Comment
Other1165708/27/2011242  Read Comment
Category Average   1.01.0