Hon. Michael A. Ambrosio

Family Court
New York County

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Attorney Average Rating:   3.9 - 5 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   2.0 - 3 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)

Criminal Defense Lawyer1637507/21/2012111     
Criminal Defense Lawyer1500005/21/201211111111
Criminal Defense Lawyer1013003/09/2011        
Civil Litigation - Private718206/09/201015512114
Criminal Defense Lawyer237107/17/20081088851010 
Criminal Defense Lawyer13908/22/20077589677 
Category Average
1397 75
16375 111.0
10130   0.0
237110  8.6
139   7.0

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Non-attorney Rating
(if applicable)

Litigant2165005/16/20136911.0Read Comment
Court Staff1637407/21/20126911.0Read Comment
Other1610507/09/201269  Read Comment
Other1484205/05/20126966.0Read Comment
Category Average   2.72.7