Judging the Judges

Judging the Judges 2018: Richard A. Macias

Division 8

RICHARD A. MACIAS

Age: 60

Appointed: 2017

Law degree: University of Kansas

Current assignment: Juvenile

Party: Republican

Next election: 2018 (unopposed)

Question

Total responses

Strongly agree

Agree

Neutral

Disagree

Strongly disagree

No opinion

Is fair

24

11

7

2

1

1

2

Demonstrates knowledge of the law, including the rules of procedure and evidence

24

9

5

4

4

0

2

Communicates orally and in writing in a clear and logical manner

24

9

8

4

1

0

2

Clearly explains rulings

24

8

7

5

1

0

3

Is prepared for court

24

10

9

2

1

0

2

Is respectful, courteous and professional

24

13

7

2

0

1

1

Is punctual and demonstrates a fair work ethic

24

13

6

3

1

0

1

Applies the law appropriately

24

9

6

4

3

0

2

Treats people fairly without regard to race, gender, or sexual orientation

24

11

6

3

1

2

1

Is ethical

24

13

2

5

1

3

0

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