The Legal Division is responsible for providing the Commission with expert legal counsel, assistance, and support with regard to all aspects of the operation of the Commission. This division's responsibilities include providing a variety of legal and administrative services. For example, the Legal Division advises the Commission with regard to highly complex and controversial issues of law which routinely come before the Commission; prepares Commission Orders in response to a diversity of applications, requests, motions, and other legal pleadings filed with the Commission; manages and oversees the preparation of the Commission's calendar of hearings and other docketed matters; and represents the Commission before other judicial bodies and other federal and state governmental agencies. Attorneys within the Legal Division serve in the capacity of Hearing Examiners and perform all of the duties and responsibilities associated therewith. This division has the further responsibility of compiling and editing the Commission's annual report of major Commission Orders and Decisions.