× In response to Hurricane Ida, certain legal deadlines are suspended statewide through September 24, 2021. DAL cannot provide legal advice on how this may impact your case. For more information, see Executive Proclamation Number 170 JBE 2021 and the August 31, 2021 Order issued by the Louisiana Supreme Court.


The Division of Administrative Law provides a neutral forum for resolving administrative disputes by conducting accessible, fair and prompt hearings and rendering well-reasoned decisions and orders.


Protect due process rights afforded to Louisiana citizens by promptly docketing and conducting hearings subject to DAL’s jurisdiction.

Maintain the independence and integrity of DAL, and protect the role of the administrative law judge as an impartial adjudicator.

Continue to develop more efficient processes that do not compromise accessibility or fairness in proceedings.