Hon. C. Stephen Hackeling

District Court
Suffolk County


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Attorney Average Rating:   7.0 - 16 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   8.0 - 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
Criminal Defense Lawyer2550303/05/201422222223
Civil Litigation - Private2318609/05/201310101010105105
Civil Litigation - Private1956601/14/2013106961010910
Criminal Defense Lawyer1578006/28/20121010101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private1470104/27/20121010101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private1302401/24/20121111  1 
Civil Litigation - Private1207510/14/2011 111511 
Criminal Defense Lawyer960612/20/20101010101010101010
Criminal Defense Lawyer958112/15/20101010101010101010
Criminal Defense Lawyer866808/12/201021111111
Civil Litigation - Private866708/12/201051113115
Civil Litigation - Private732207/29/2010109101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private732007/29/2010        
Prosecutor672502/23/20101010101010101010
Civil Litigation - Private616709/24/200910910 10101010
Civil Litigation - Private18808/23/20079810710101010
Civil Litigation - Private8508/17/2007105 510985
Category Average  7.96.47.06.38.17.37.17.8
   
ID*Ev-Cr.BailPleaInc.-Pr.Inc.-Tr.Inc.-S.
25503      
23186      
19566      
15780101010101010
14701      
13024      
12075      
960610     
9581101010101010
8668      
8667      
7322      
7320      
67251010101089
6167      
188      
85      
 10.010.010.010.09.39.7
ID*Ev-Cv.SettleInc.Average
25503   2.0
23186105109.4
19566101058.8
1578010101010.0
1470110101010.0
130241111.0
120751111.6
960610  10.0
958110101010.0
86681111.1
86671811.8
7322109109.9
7320   0.0
672510101010.0
61671010109.9
188101069.3
857  7.7
 7.47.36.56.6

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

Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

EvaluatorIDDateJudgeIDOvr.AverageReadComment
Other1366302/23/2012478  Read Comment
Litigant1255412/14/201147811.0Read Comment
Other1224711/09/20114781010.0Read Comment
Other722006/23/201047899.0Read Comment
Other672402/23/20104781010.0Read Comment
Other672302/23/20104781010.0Read Comment
Category Average   8.08.0