About FERC Office of Administrative Law Judges and Dispute Resolution (OALJDR)
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.
- The Dispute Resolution Service is part of OALJDR. Learn more about Dispute Resolution Service.
OALJDR Organization Chart
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