Tag Archives: Legalman

Zenkokai Award

Legalman 1st Class Edward Holland (second from the right), Defense Service Office Pacific, and fellow recipients of the Nippon Zenkokai Association award gather before the ceremony at Meiji Jingu Shrine.

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Naval Justice School Innovative Training Prepares Legal Professionals for the Fleet

By Bob Krekorian, Naval Station Newport Public Affairs NEWPORT, R.I. (NNS) — The Naval Justice School (NJS) provides innovative legal training to its students by creating a more operational context to the daily legal issues that are important to commanding officers, to the Warfighters and their families, and to the Navy’s world-wide mission at sea and ashore. NJS, located in …

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“Swift Justice” Runs for 32 Hours Through SoCal

By Lt. Tanya Nikam, Defense Service Office West Defense attorneys and prosecutors may have tense moments when they face off in the courtroom, but they know how to work as a team when the mission is to run almost 200-miles through the Southern California hills. Members of Defense Service Office West and Region Legal Service Office Southwest joined forces to …

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Legalman Advancement Results

Congratulations to our newest First Class Legalmen! Alina Davis, USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) Fitima Falcher, Region Legal Service Office Japan Debra Glaspie, Region Legal Service Office Southeast Det Pensacola Katie Graske, Region Legal Service Office Southwest Det Lemoore Mark Hudson, NPS Charleston Ernst Mombrun, USS George Washington (CVN 73) Sharon Renova, Commander, Naval Special Warfare Command Adam Schulze, Strike Fighter …

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Navy Misawa sailors provide day of fun for tsunami-ravaged community

By Petty Officer 3rd Class Lisa Reese, Naval Air Facility Misawa TARO, Japan – More than 40 Navy Misawa sailors traveled from Naval Air Facility Misawa, May 25, 2013, to provide a barbecue and sports day, for Taro, Japan, residents who are still displaced from the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and its subsequent tsunami. The sailors took a four-hour journey by …

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Navy Legalmen Revive “Tacking on the Crow”

From Naval Justice School NEWPORT, R.I. (NNS) — The Navy’s newest legalmen revived the old tradition of “tacking on the crow” during a frocking ceremony at the Naval Justice School May 17. “Tacking on the crow” involves Sailors taking turns stitching on the petty officer rating badge to the sleeve of a newly-advanced Sailor, representing the new rank/rate. Chief Legalman …

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Submarine Tour

Lt. Cmdr. Louis Butler, staff judge advocate for Commander Submarine Group NINE organized a tour aboard USS Louisiana (SSBN 743) for legalmen and judge advocates from Region Legal Service Office (RLSO) Northwest.

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Spotlight On: Master Chief Legalman Shannon Charles

Lt. Jim Howland, Region Legal Service Office Naval District Washington This week, we congratulate Master Chief Legalman Shannon Charles, who recently earned a Master of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from Saint Leo University. This accomplishment is the result of hard work and dedication since August 2011, when she began the program. Throughout the course of her studies, Charles specialized …

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