Tag Archives: Navy

My JAG Corps Story – Lt. Wenhong You

View Navy JAG Corps videos showcasing the diverse work of enlisted Sailors, officers, and civilians. Meet Lt. Wenhong You, an attorney in the Navy’s Judge Advocate General’s (JAG) 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 …

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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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From Navy Enlisted to Lawyer: Judge Advocate General’s Corps Establishes Commissioning Program

WASHINGTON (NNS) — In a NAVADMIN released June 4, the Navy Judge Advocate General’s (JAG) Corps announced the In-Service Procurement Program (IPP) designed to create a pathway for enlisted Sailors to become judge advocates. The JAG Corps IPP is open to qualified and career-motivated enlisted personnel of all ratings. Candidates selected for the JAG Corps IPP have the opportunity to …

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My JAG Corps Story – Lt. Jacqueline Leonard

View Navy JAG Corps videos showcasing the diverse work of enlisted Sailors, officers, and civilians. Meet Lt. Jacqueline Leonard, an attorney in the Navy’s Judge Advocate General’s (JAG) 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 …

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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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My JAG Corps Story – Cmdr. Rob Monahan

View Navy JAG Corps videos showcasing the diverse work of enlisted Sailors, officers, and civilians. Meet Cmdr. Rob Monahan, an attorney in the Navy’s Judge Advocate General’s (JAG) 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 …

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Law Careers Available for Qualified Officers

By Ensign Jesse Boyette, Naval Education and Training Command Public Affairs PENSACOLA, Fla. (NNS) — The Naval Education and Training Command (NETC) announced the requirements for the fiscal year 2014 (FY14) Law Education Program (LEP) March 21. Detailed in Naval Administration Message (NAVADMIN) 066/13, applicants to the Law Education Program must be Department of the Navy (DON) junior-grade officers (0-1 …

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For Mayport JAG officer, the job is never boring

As a legal adviser to the base commander, the attorney often grapples with issues outside the courtroom. By William Browning, Florida Times-Union Navy Lt. Jesse Adams, a judge advocate general at Mayport Naval Station, is a bachelor who lives in a Neptune Beach apartment. He drives a Harley-Davidson. He chugs Red Bulls to brighten up on long days. And up until …

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