Tag Archives: Civil Law

What’s in an OJAG Code?

International & Operational Law  By Cmdr. DeAndrea Fuller, International and Operational Law (Code 10) The Office of the Judge Advocate General International and Operational Law Division (Code 10) provides legal services in diverse areas involving law of the sea; law of armed conflict; international agreements and negotiations; foreign criminal jurisdiction; and international maritime environmental law affecting U.S. Navy and Department …

Read More »

JAGs Visit US 3rd Fleet

Judge advocates assigned to Region Legal Service Office Southwest and Defense Service Office West pose for a picture outside of 3rd Fleet headquarters in San Diego, Calif.

Read More »

John Marshall Law School

Members of Region Legal Service Office Midwest with attorneys of the John Marshall Law School Veteran’s Legal Support Center at an outreach visit to John Marshall Law School.

Read More »

My JAG Corps Story – Cmdr. Shane Cooper

View Navy JAG Corps videos showcasing the diverse work of enlisted Sailors, officers, and civilians. Meet Cmdr. Shane Cooper, an attorney in the Navy’s Judge Advocate General’s Corps. The U.S. Navy is unique among the services in its ability to project power in all domains: on land, at sea, and in the air. As a Navy judge advocate, you will experience the most …

Read More »

SECNAV Extends Legal Services to Navy Yard Gunshot Victims, Families

In an effort to begin the healing, the Secretary of the Navy extended legal assistance services to the gunshot victims of the shooting at Washington Navy Yard and their immediate or surviving spouses and children. Naval judge advocates will be available to assist with personal civil legal matters arising from the shooting. Read more at Navy Live   

Read More »

Legal Assistance Attorney Selected for Prestigious ABA Award

By Allison Schneider, Region Legal Service Office Hawaii Region Legal Service Office Hawaii is proud to announce the selection of Sarah Courageous, for the prestigious 2012 American Bar Association Legal Assistance for Military Personnel (LAMP) Distinguished Service Award. The LAMP Award highlights exceptional support of the military legal assistance effort.  Rear Adm. James W. Crawford, III presented Courageous with the …

Read More »

Veterans Village of San Diego Stand Down 2013

By Lt. Tanya Nikam, Defense Service Office West Defense Service Office West joined Region Legal Service Office Southwest at the Veterans Village San Diego (VVSD), Stand Down 2013. The VVSD stand down is an annual three-day event where an estimated one thousand of San Diego’s homeless veterans can receive a variety of free services, including help finding employment, substance abuse counseling, …

Read More »