The presiding official of a Forum is known as an '''Adjudicator'''. Adjudicators used to have to be female, but that changed in the late 2200s, due to pressure from the Federation.
==Reconcilation and Compromise==
A Reconciliation Forum has the following roles:
* '''Adjudicator''': the presiding official of a Reconciliation Forum session. Must be referred to as "Mother" or "Father".* '''Reflector''': A strong empath, but must not have any telepathic abilities.
They gauge emotion and report inconsistencies of children testimony to the Adjudicator.
* '''Keeper''': Adjudicator's administrative officer.
* '''Party''': A represented legal entity (i.e. person or organisation) at a Forum, who are part of the dispute to be settled
* '''Children''': The title used by the Adjudicator to address members of all of the participating parties
*'''Advocate''': A person or organisation that can act on behalf of a Party