Each judge’s rank in the vicinage (shown in parentheses) is based on his or her overall score, which is an average of the judge’s scores in all nine evaluative categories. Under each score is the quantity of survey responses received in that category.
Judge (Rank)
*= assignment or presiding judge
1.
Fairly weighs evidence and arguments
2.
Properly applies procedure and evidence rules
3.
Knowledgeable on substantive law
4.
Capable of handling complex cases
5.
Familiar with pleadings, briefs and record
6.
Skillfully fosters settlement when appropriate
7.
Moves proceedings and makes decisions promptly
8.
Courteous and respectful to litigants and lawyers
9.
Unbiased as to race, gender and party identity
10.
Overall Score
Anklowitz, William (15)
6.20
6.09
6.16
6.00
6.91
5.75
7.67
6.48
7.55
6.53
 
46
46
44
44
43
44
45
46
44
 
Billmeier, Robert (14)
7.56
6.92
6.63
6.38
7.60
6.87
6.98
8.21
8.33
7.28
 
48
49
49
48
48
47
48
48
48
 
Brown, Thomas (6)
8.10
7.90
7.74
8.03
8.55
7.65
7.97
9.06
9.37
8.26
 
31
31
31
31
31
31
31
31
30
 
Council, Gerald* (16)
6.22
6.04
6.40
6.10
6.90
6.29
7.40
5.70
7.23
6.48
 
81
80
80
79
80
76
80
81
80
 
DeBello, Lawrence (13)
7.35
7.18
7.35
6.79
7.55
6.24
7.28
7.78
8.40
7.33
 
65
67
66
63
64
62
65
65
62
 
Fitzpatrick, Catherine* (4)
8.63
8.42
8.88
8.83
8.69
8.25
7.35
8.88
8.99
8.54
 
65
65
65
63
64
64
65
66
67
 
Fleming, Mark (12)
7.41
7.31
7.01
6.77
7.86
6.72
6.61
8.45
8.65
7.42
 
71
71
71
69
69
65
69
71
69
 
Forrester, F. Lee (5)
8.40
7.81
8.32
8.12
8.60
8.78
7.67
9.26
9.59
8.50
 
43
43
44
43
43
40
43
43
41
 
Hurd, Douglas* (1)
8.91
8.87
8.63
8.62
8.92
8.52
8.92
9.62
9.69
8.97
 
114
111
112
109
112
104
113
115
114
 
Innes, Paul* (8)
7.86
7.93
8.08
8.05
8.16
7.34
8.36
7.95
8.95
8.07
 
153
151
153
145
153
140
148
154
147
 
Jacobson, Mary* (3)
8.54
8.49
8.50
8.38
8.81
7.86
8.20
9.29
9.30
8.60
 
153
152
155
148
156
140
155
154
155
 
Jimenez, Pedro (9)
7.85
7.70
7.46
7.21
7.78
7.72
7.49
8.91
9.24
7.93
 
128
128
128
126
129
117
125
127
124
 
Massi, Anthony (7)
8.47
8.14
7.89
7.53
8.35
8.06
7.14
9.09
9.31
8.22
 
36
36
36
34
37
34
35
35
35
 
McManimon, F. Patrick (2)
8.71
8.60
8.64
8.18
8.59
8.72
8.93
9.16
9.17
8.74
 
119
120
121
111
116
116
120
120
119
 
Pereksta, Darlene (11)
7.31
7.27
7.14
6.95
7.44
6.79
6.61
8.26
9.06
7.43
 
89
88
88
86
88
82
88
87
87
 
Sumners, Thomas (10)
7.70
7.46
7.03
6.95
7.54
7.02
7.46
8.70
8.79
7.63
 
113
112
112
111
114
106
110
113
112
 
AVERAGES
7.83
7.63
7.62
7.43
8.02
7.41
7.63
8.43
8.85
7.87