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Arizona Judicial Branch

2011 Trial Bench and Bar Survey Results

 

 

 Supreme Court

 COA - Division One

 COA - Division Two

Q01 - The [Court] resolves its cases expeditiously.

88%
(135/153)

72%
(98/136)

96%
(101/105)

Q02 - The [Court] renders decisions without any improper outside influences.

94%
(141/151)

94%
(126/134)

94%
(150/162) 

Q03 - The [Court] considers each case based upon its facts and applicable law.

93%
(150/162)

87%
(127/146)

89%
(99/111)

Q04 - The [Court]'s written decisions reflect thoughtful and fair evaluation of the parties’ arguments.

93%
(150/161)

84%
(124/148)

84%
(96/114)

Q05 - The [Court]'s written decisions clearly state the applicable legal principles that govern the decision.

93%
(151/163)

87%
(132/152)

85%
(97/114)

Q06 - The [Court]'s written decisions clearly inform the trial courts and parties of what additional steps, if any, must be taken.

91%
(139/153)

85%
(122/143)

95%
(106/112)

Q07 - The [Court]’s written decisions treat trial court judges with courtesy and respect.

99%
(158/160)

97%
(147/152)

96%
(110/114)

Q08 - The [Court] treats attorneys with courtesy and respect.

98%
(142/145)

94%
(133/142)

91%
(96/106)

Q09 - The [Court] is procedurally and economically accessible to the public and attorneys.

85%
(114/134)

91%
(116/127)

93%
(86/92)

Q10 - The [Court] effectively informs attorneys and trial judges of its procedures, operations, and activities.

 91%
(143/157)

92%
(127/138)

90%
(96/107)

Note: Results indicate the percent of respondents who selected "Agree or Strongly Agree" and excludes all "Undecided or Unknown" responses.