U.S. Department of Labor
Office of Administrative Law Judges
800 K St NW
Washington, DC 20001-8002

Fax: 202-693-7365


  • Theresa C. Timlin, District Chief Judge
  • Jodeen M. Hobbs
  • William P. Farley
  • Francine L. Applewhite
  • Theodore W. Annos
  • Dierdra M. Howard


8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday
Closed on federal holidays


The Office of Administrative Law Judges Washington, DC District Office is located in the Tech World Building, 800 K St NW. OALJ's National Office is located in the same building. The building is across the street from Mt. Vernon Square between 7th and 9th Streets, NW. It is near the Walter E. Washington Convention Center and Chinatown.

Visitors must call first for instructions on how to enter the building. 202-693-7300. Visitors should be prepared to show a photo ID.

Two metro stops are close:

  • Gallery Place/Chinatown (Green, Yellow and Red lines; use the Chinatown side exit)
  • Mt. Vernon Square/7th Street-Convention Center (Green and Yellow lines)

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