James W Lessis , Dallas Downtown, Texas ODAR Office, Administrative Law Judge

For the 2019 *fiscal year, Judge James W Lessis has disposed 407 cases at the Office of Disability Adjudication and Review (ODAR) in Dallas Downtown, Texas. Out of those 407 dispostions, 64 were dismissed, 207 were approved and 136 were denied. This means that the percentage of dispositions that Judge Lessis has approved in Dallas Downtown for the 2019 fiscal year is 51%. The information below for Judge James W Lessis was last updated on 6/11/2019.

Average statistics
Office*Fiscal YearTotal DispositionsTotal DecisionsTotal DenialsTotal AwardsCases
Dallas Downtown 2010 735 656 186 470 11%64%25%
Dallas Downtown 2011 929 835 183 652 10%70%20%
Dallas Downtown 2012 946 844 181 663 11%70%19%
Dallas Downtown 2013 862 773 175 598 10%69%20%
Dallas Downtown 2014 501 421 175 246 16%49%35%
Dallas Downtown 2015 565 490 181 309 13%55%32%
Dallas Downtown 2016 599 505 198 307 16%51%33%
Dallas Downtown 2017 494 392 141 251 21%51%29%
Dallas Downtown 2018 231 193 91 102 16%44%39%
Dallas Downtown 2019 407 343 136 207 16%51%33%
*The United States Government fiscal year is from October 1st - September 30th.
James W LessisNo Stats for FY 2020
All ALJs in Dallas Downtown Office 19% 46% 36%
All ALJs in Texas19%39%42%
All ALJs in the Nation20%42%38%
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Judge: James W Lessis
10/23/2017 2:18:47 PM

Had my hearing with judge Lessis a few weeks ago it went well he was very fair and considerate and all about business and down to earth and a man of God and im glad that God sent him to be my judge.

Wanda J. Nichols
Judge: James W Lessis
11/7/2016 12:59:42 PM

I have not had the pleasure of meeting this Judge yet. I just recently found out he has been assigned to my disability claim. From what I've read above, he seems to be a man after God's own heart. I Pray that he is equally fair to me if we should have to have a hearing. I have been fighting for the past 3 years and losing hope fast.God knows the pains I suffer on a daily basis from the time I awaken until the time I try to go to sleep. I'm not asking for a handout, I'm asking for what I've earned and paid into social security to aid in my attempting to live a normal life again. It's getting harder as the days go by to keep my head above water. I'm waiting on either an OTR decision or a Hearing. I put either in God's hands, He knows what I'm going through. I'll trust whatever decision Judge Lessis makes concerning me and my many conditions.

Judge: James W Lessis
2/16/2015 10:14:29 AM

Had a hearing with him last week. Really a fine ALJ. All about the business at hand, yet down-to-earth, reasonable, interested in knowing the facts, interested also in making the claimant as comfortable as possible with the proceedings. Very unassuming yet he certainly gained my respect quickly by how he handled the hearing. He's probably ruling favorably for my client, but even if he ruled unfavorably, I'd still feel that he gave us fair and thorough consideration.

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