Tag Archives: Navy

Women’s History Month Spotlight

In recognition of Women’s History Month, the Navy Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Women’s Policy Branch are highlighting a few of our Navy’s outstanding Sailors. Please join us in congratulating Chief Legalman Marie Roman Cardona and Legalman 1st Class (SCW) Misty Rose Masters for their selection in the 2013 U.S. Navy Women’s History Month Social Media Campaign.

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Mayport JAG Best In Navy

From Mayport Mirror Staff Naval Station Mayport Staff Advocate Lt. Jesse Adams is the best at what he does, according to the Judge Advocate General and Commander, Naval Legal Service Command. Adams was recently selected as 2012 Command Services Attorney of the Year for his work at NS Mayport. “To put this into perspective… Lt. Adams is effectively considered to be …

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My JAG Corps Story – Lt. Chris Fletcher

View Navy JAG Corps videos showcasing the diverse work of enlisted Sailors, officers, and civilians. Meet Lt. Chris Fletcher, 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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Judge Advocate General & Naval Legal Service Command Superior Performance Awards

The following message is from Vice Adm. Nanette DeRenzi and Rear Adm. James Crawford, III. It is our great pleasure to recognize outstanding judge advocates for their professional excellence. Please congratulate the following recipients of the 2012 Office of the Judge Advocate General (OJAG) and Naval Legal Service Command (NLSC) Superior Performance Awards: OJAG Military Justice Officer of the Year – Maj. …

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Well, JAG, What Do You Think?

Navy JAG Supports Joint Warrior 12-2 By Lt. James D. Carson, Region Legal Service Office Southeast “Well, JAG, what do you think?”  How little we realize how often that question is asked and how much depends on the answer.  Nothing could bring that into sharper focus than the operational environment.  This question was put to me as I briefed a …

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My JAG Corps Story – Lt. Candace Holmes

View Navy JAG Corps videos showcasing the diverse work of enlisted Sailors, officers, and civilians. Meet Lt. Candace Holmes, an attorney assigned to Region Legal Service Office Naval District Washington (RLSO NDW).  RLSO NDW and its branch offices are organized into departments and divisions that provide services in the functional areas of trial counsel, command services / administrative law, court reporting, ethics counseling, command administration …

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China Lake JAG helps Sailors on USS Nimitz

From NAWCWD Public Affairs The staff judge advocate for the Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division and the Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake recently spent a week aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68) helping its Sailors take care of legal matters before deploying. With a little more than three years in the Navy, Lt. Kristin Seewald has already done a lot of things she never imagined …

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Happy 41st Birthday to the Legalman Rating!

From Master Chief Petty Officer Paul St. Sauver, Senior Enlisted Leader to the Judge Advocate General & Command Master Chief of Naval Legal Service Command Forty-one years ago, on January 4th, 1972, Secretary of the Navy John Chaffee approved the establishment of the legalman rating.  A memorandum from the Chairman of the Rating Review Board announced the approval, stating in …

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45th JAG Corps Birthday

The following message is from Vice Adm. Nanette DeRenzi, Rear Adm. James Crawford, III,  and Rear Adm. Janet Donovan in honor of the Navy JAG Corps’ 45th birthday. Since the first appointment of a “Naval Judge Advocate General” in 1865, uniformed lawyers and paralegals in the Department of the Navy have gained a progressively important role. We celebrate the modem …

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Awards, Farewell in the Midwest

Chief Legalman Myron Chism, attached to Region Legal Service Office Midwest (RLSO MW), was recognized at an awards ceremony and farewell lunch for outstanding service during a recently completed individual augmentation and successful tour of duty at RLSO MW.

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