Tag Archives: Civilians

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   

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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 …

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2012 OJAG and NLSC Civilians of the Year

Please join us in congratulating the Office of the Judge Advocate General and Naval Legal Service Command 2012 Civilians of the Year. Ms. Virginia Eilmus, Claims and Tort Litigation Division, 2012 Senior Civilian of the Year As the head of the Personnel Claims Unit, Claims and Tort Litigation Division, Eilmus executed OJAG’s Disaster Response Plan for five major events and conducted …

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BZ to RLSO Hawaii Civilians!

Ms. Mie Matsuda, trial paralegal, Region Legal Service Office Hawaii, was awarded a flag letter of commendation for her work on several difficult and high-profile courts-martial.  In the letter complimenting Matsuda’s work, Rear Adm. Frank Ponds, commander Navy Region Hawaii, wrote about one case, “Her remarkable efforts resulted directly in guilty pleas to a total of 33 specifications of felony …

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Public Service Recognition Week

Join Us In Celebrating Public Service Recognition Week This week is designated by Congress as Public Service Recognition Week and we find ourselves grateful for the opportunity to thank you for all you do on behalf of our nation. Each and every day, we have the pleasure of witnessing firsthand your remarkable contributions and achievements. Even during these difficult times, you continue working to find …

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