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Office of Administrative Law Judges (OALJ)


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What We Do

  • FERC Administrative Law Judges (ALJs) resolve contested cases as directed by the Commission, either by serving as a Presiding Judge, conducting a hearing, developing a record, rendering an initial decision, or by serving as a Settlement Judge and facilitating a negotiated resolution by settlement.
  • ALJs perform various other Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) procedures as directed by the Commission, including mediation, arbitration, and facilitation.


Who to Contact:

Legal Matters:
Jeremy Hessler, Supervisory Attorney
Jeremy.Hessler@ferc.gov
Telephone: 202-502-8655

Administrative Matters:
Sharli Silva, Managing Attorney
Sharli.Silva@ferc.gov
Telephone: 202-502-8719

Orders Directed to The Chief Judge: All orders directed to the attention of the Chief Judge should be sent to the following people:


OALJ Organization Chart
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    Office of Administrative Law Judges  Organization Chart