Hon. James F. Reitz

County Court
Putnam County

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Attorney Average Rating:   2.6 - 9 rating(s)
Non-Attorney Average Rating:   3.0 - 13 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)

Civil Litigation - Private5406002/08/201811111111
Criminal Defense Lawyer4667312/09/20161010101010101010
Criminal Defense Lawyer4636611/18/20161111 11 
Civil Litigation - Private3780709/29/20151  1511 
Civil Litigation - Private2844207/29/201411111111
Criminal Defense Lawyer2663004/24/2014        
Criminal Defense Lawyer2662004/24/2014111110111
Criminal Defense Lawyer2661904/24/201412222222
Criminal Defense Lawyer1197810/01/20111  19   
Civil Litigation - Private180303/19/200813      
Category Average
284421211 1
5406011 1.0
4667310  10.0
463661  1.0
2844211 1.0
26630   0.0
2662011 2.0
26619   1.8
119781  3.0
1803   2.0

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Non-attorney Rating
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Other5561305/02/201889611.0Read Comment
Other5446703/01/20188961010.0Read Comment
Probation or Pretrial Officer4689412/24/2016896  Read Comment
Other4511709/02/201689611.0Read Comment
Other4511509/02/2016896  Read Comment
Litigant4507208/31/2016896  Read Comment
Other4504208/29/201689699.0Read Comment
Other4377706/17/201689611.0Read Comment
Other4270405/13/20168961010.0Read Comment
Litigant4249405/04/201689611.0Read Comment
Other4211204/19/2016896  Read Comment
Other3900311/19/2015896  Read Comment
Other3894911/17/201589611.0Read Comment
Other3781009/29/2015896  Read Comment
Other3770209/24/201589611.0Read Comment
Other3763309/19/201589611.0Read Comment
Other3238201/15/201589611.0Read Comment
Other2844307/29/2014896  Read Comment
Other2711305/22/2014896  Read Comment
Other2665904/26/20148961010.0Read Comment
Other1013703/10/201189611.0Read Comment
Other914610/16/2010896  Read Comment
Category Average   3.73.7