Daniel Hall, Jr.

Daniel J. Hall is vice president of the NCSC’s Court Consulting Services Division in Denver, Colo.  He has worked nationally and internationally in the area of court performance and directed the development of CourTools, a set of court performance measures for trial courts. While he was the director of planning and analysis for the Colorado Judicial Department, he developed nationally recognized staffing models, including weighted caseload systems for court staff, judges, and magistrates. He also oversaw the design and implementation of the methodology used to evaluate judges as they stood in judicial retention elections, which included survey design, distribution, analysis, and the drafting of evaluation reports.