Tag Archives: Military Law

#BZFriday: Legal Officer Course Mobile Training Team

From Strike Fighter Wing, U.S. Pacific Fleet  Naval Air Station (NAS) Lemoore is quickly becoming a hub for innovation and creative ways to train the over 6,000 Sailors assigned in the area. A joint effort by NAS Lemoore staff judge advocate (SJA), Region Legal Service Office Southwest Detachment (DET) Lemoore, Naval Justice School (NJS) DET San Diego, and Commander, Strike Fighter …

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#BZFriday: Judge advocates Attend Oxford Course for Military and Government Lawyers

By Legalman 2nd Class Gabriela Diaz, RLSO EURAFSWA Cmdr. Bradley Parker, Office of the Judge Advocate General, and Lt. Derek Kandt, Region Legal Service Office Europe, Africa, and Southwest Asia (RLSO EURAFSWA), attended the 2019 Oxford Course for Military and Government Lawyers. This marks only the second year that U.S. Navy judge advocates have been invited to participate in the course. “Having …

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2018 Victims’ Legal Counsel Symposium

From Victims’ Legal Counsel  Members of the Navy’s Victims’ Legal Counsel (VLC) Program attended the 2018 training symposium aboard Naval Base San Diego the week of August 21-24.  In addition to the Chief of Staff and Deputy Chief of Staff, in attendance were 28 of 33 VLC (including all 11 newly reporting VLC) and all of the Yeomen. The VLC Program Planning Committee …

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#BZFriday: Victims’ Legal Counsel Serves as Panelist at Italian Jurisprudence Conference

From Navy Judge Advocate General Corps Public Affairs Lt. Robert McRight, Navy Victims’ Legal Counsel (VLC) Naples, Italy participated in a military justice panel in Santa Maria Capua Vetere on May 25, 2018.   The panel, entitled “Magistratura Militare: Nuove Attribuzioni per l’Efficientamento della Giurisdizione,” (translation: Military Judiciary: New Attributions for the Efficiency of the Jurisdiction) featured several Italian military …

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JAG Corps 50th Milestones: Military Justice Litigation Career Track

From Office of the Judge Advocate General of the Navy Public Affairs On Dec. 8, 2017, the Navy JAG Corps celebrated its golden anniversary. Throughout this milestone 50th year, we will periodically look back on important breakthroughs and events that occurred since the organization’s inception. Stay tuned for more content! In 2007 – as its litigation practice was growing increasingly complex …

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Promotion, Retirement of Chief Judge of the Navy

The following message was released by Judge Advocate General of the Navy Vice Adm. James W. Crawford III and Deputy Judge Advocate General of the Navy Rear Adm. John G. Hannink  Rear Admiral Christian L. Reismeier was promoted upon his retirement after 30 years of honorable and dedicated service to our Nation and our Navy on July 1. For the past three years, Rear …

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Law Day 2015: Mock Trial

Law Day Mock Trial Educates Fort Belvoir Elementary Students By Lt. Theresa Poindexter, Belvoir Community Hospital Office of the Command Judge Advocate FORT BELVOIR, Va. — Teaming up to conduct a mock trial for the “big, bad” wolf and three little pigs, a number of legal staff from three organizations partnered May 1 to educate students at Fort Belvoir Elementary …

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