Contact Us

All contact information for the various divisions of the U.S. Navy JAG Corps is available below. Each division links to a home page which includes in-depth information, downloadable documents and descriptions of legal services.

IF YOU NEED LEGAL ASSISTANCE

Eligible personnel may receive legal assistance from any other Service (Army, Air Force, Marine Corps) legal assistance office. To locate the nearest legal assistance office: click here. For a list of frequently asked questions concerning legal assistance, visit the Legal Services FAQ.

Public Affairs (Code 00PA)

The PAO is the primary point of contact for all media and public inquiries. Please be advised that the public affairs office is only able to provide assistance related to the U.S. Navy JAG Corps and is not able to provide legal advice of any kind. Please view the Links section to ensure you have the appropriate department.

If you are seeking legal assistance or defense services, please visit our Legal Services section.

To learn about becoming a uniformed lawyer, visit our JAG Careers section or click the "Careers" tab on the top navigation bar, and then select the career option you wish to learn about.

To request individual courts-martial records of trial, submit a request to the Criminal Law and Military Justice Division. Instructions on how to submit a request are available on the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) page.

To locate someone currently serving or has served in the Navy, visit the Navy World Wide Locator.

To obtain personnel information - career management, pay and leave information, visit the Navy Personnel Command.

To request an upgrade to a discharge, visit the Board for Correction of Naval Records.

To get information about benefits and other services for veterans, visit the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

To acquire official Navy personnel records and medals, visit the National Archives.

If you are unable to find your answers here, please check the Navy's Frequently Asked Questions.

Contact Public Affairs
Comm: (202) 685-5275
DSN: 325-5275

HEADQUARTERS

The Office of the Judge Advocate General (OJAG) includes the JAG, the Deputy Judge Advocate General (DJAG), and the Assistant Judge Advocates General (AJAGs), Headquarters Offices, Special Assistants and their staffs.

Main Office Mailing Address:
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066

Special Assistants: Command Master Chief, Inspector General, Special Assistant for Strategic Planning

Command Master Chief (Code 004)
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (202) 685-8371
Hours: 0630 – 1700, Monday – Friday
JAG Inspector General (Code 002)
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: 1 (800) 522-3451
Fax: (202) 685-5461
Hours: 0730 – 1630, Monday – Friday
Special Assistant for Strategic Planning
(Code SASP)
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (202) 685-5190
DSN: 325-5190
Hours: 0730 – 1630, Monday – Friday

Civil Law

AJAG, Civil Law (Code 01)
Office of the Judge Advocate General
1322 Patterson Ave, SE, Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (202) 685-5190
DSN: 325-5190
Hours: 0730 – 1700, Monday – Friday
International & Operational Law (Code 10)
JAG Code 10 Room 4D640
2000 Navy Pentagon
Washington, DC 20350-2000
Comm: (703) 697-9161
DSN: 227-9161
Unclassified Fax: 703-695-8073
Classified Fax: 703-697-0632
Hours: 0700 – 1700, Monday – Friday
Admiralty & Maritime Law (Code 11)
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (202) 685-5040
DSN: 325-5040
Fax: (202) 685-5471
Email: Admiralty@navy.mil (unsecured) or admiralty@navy.smil.mil (secure)
Hours: 0700 – 1700, Monday – Friday
Environmental Law (Code 12)
2000 Navy Pentagon
Washington, DC 20350-2000
Comm: (703) 693-1625
DSN: 223-1625
Fax: (703) 695-8073
Hours: 0730 – 1730, Monday – Friday
Administrative Law (Code 13)
Pentagon 4D641
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (703) 614-7415
DSN: 224-7415
Fax: (703) 614-9400
Hours: 0700 – 1700, Monday – Friday
General Litigation (Code 14)
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (202) 685-5450
DSN: 325-5450
Fax: (202) 685-5472
Hours: 0800 – 1700, Monday – Friday
Claims & Tort Litigation
(Code 15)
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (202) 685-4600
DSN: 325-4600
Fax: (202) 685-5484
Hours: 0700 – 1630, Monday – Friday
Legal Assistance (Code 16)
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (202) 685-4643
DSN: 325-4643
Hours: 0730 – 1630, Monday – Friday
Information Operations and Intelligence Law Division (Code 18)
Pentagon 4D640
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (703) 614-9772 / 5470
DSN: 224-9772
Fax: (703) 695-8073
Hours: 0730 – 1630, Monday – Friday

Military Law

AJAG, Military Law (Code 02)
1254 Charles Morris St., SE
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5047
Comm: (202) 685-7053
DSN: 325-5190
Hours: 0730 – 1700, Monday – Friday
Criminal Law (Code 20)
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5047
Comm: (202) 685-7060
DSN: 325-7060
Fax: (202) 685-7687
Hours: 0730 – 1630, Monday – Friday
National Security Litigation Division (Code 30)
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (202) 685-5482 / 5470
DSN: 325-5482
Fax: (202) 685-5467
Hours: 0730 – 1630, Monday – Friday
Administrative Support (Code 40)
1254 Charles Morris St., SE, Suite B01
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5047
Comm: (202) 685-7067
DSN: 325-7067
Fax: (202) 685-7687 / 7084
Hours: 0730 – 1630, Monday – Friday
Appellate Defense (Code 45)
1254 Charles Morris St., SE, Suite B01
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5047
Comm: (202) 685-7290
DSN: 221-7290
Fax: (202) 685-7426
Hours: 0800 – 1700, Monday – Friday
Appellate Government (Code 46)
Bldg. 58, Suite B01
1254 Charles Morris St., SE
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5124
Comm: (202) 685-7680
DSN: 288-2230
Fax: (202) 685-7687
Hours: 0800 – 1700, Monday – Friday

Operations

AJAG Director of Operations (Code 06)
Office of the Judge Advocate General
1322 Patterson Ave, SE, Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (202) 685-5190
DSN: 325-5190
Hours: 0730 – 1700, Monday – Friday
Executive Administration (Code 60)
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (202) 685-5190
DSN: 325-5190
Fax: (202) 685-5488
Hours: 0730 – 1630, Monday – Friday
Military Personnel (Code 61)
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (202) 685-5187
DSN: 325-5187
Fax: (202) 685-5489
Hours: 0730 – 1630, Monday – Friday
Reserve & Retired Affairs (Code 62)
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (202) 685-5397
DSN: 325-5397
Fax: (202) 685-5461
Hours: 0730 – 1630, Monday – Friday
Management & Plans (Code 63)
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (202) 685-5230
DSN: 325-5230
Fax: (202) 685-5479
Hours: 0730 – 1630, Monday – Friday
Fiscal & Resource Services Support (Code 64)
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (202) 685-5277
DSN: 325-5277
Fax: (202) 685-5455
Hours: 0730 – 1630, Monday – Friday
Knowledge & Information Services (Code 65)
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (202) 685-5290
DSN: 325-5290
Fax: (202) 685-5477
Email: JAGIR@jag.navy.mil
Hours: 0700 – 1630, Monday – Friday

Courts

AJAG Chief Judge / Department of the Navy (Code 05)
Navy-Marine Corps Trial Judiciary (Code 05)
United States Navy
1254 Charles Morris St., SE, Suite 320
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5124
Comm: (202) 685-7705
DSN: 325-7705
Fax: (202) 685-5893
Hours: 0730 – 1630, Monday – Friday
Chief Judge, Navy-Marine Corps Court of Criminal Appeals (NMCCA) (Code 51)
Navy-Marine Corps Court of Criminal Appeals (Code 07)
United States Navy
1254 Charles Morris St., SE, Suite 320
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5124
Comm: (202) 685-7700
DSN: 325-7700
Fax: (202) 685-7690
Hours: 0730 – 1630, Monday – Friday
Chief Judge, Navy-Marine Corps Trial Judiciary Activity (Code 52)
United States Navy
1014 N St., SE, Suite 175
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-2001
Comm: (202) 685-5893
DSN: 325-5893
Fax: (202) 685-5893
Hours: 0730 – 1630, Monday – Friday

Defense Service Offices

Defense Service Offices, or DSOs, provide legal advice and representation to eligible service members at courts-martial and administrative proceedings, including enlisted administrative separation boards and officer boards of inquiry, in addition to providing advice to service members on defense-related topics such as nonjudicial punishment.

DSO Commands

Defense Service Office North
Defense Service Office Southeast
Defense Service Office West
Defense Service Office Pacific

Region Legal Service Offices

Region Legal Service Offices, or RLSOs, their detachments and branch offices are organized into departments and divisions that provide services in the functional areas of legal assistance (wills, powers of attorney, etc.), trial counsel, command services, court reporting, international law (overseas RLSOs), ethics counseling and command administration. Local conditions may require variations in organizational structure.

RLSO Commands

Region Legal Service Office Mid-Atlantic
Region Legal Service Office Naval District Washington
Region Legal Service Office Southeast
Region Legal Service Office Midwest
Region Legal Service Office Northwest
Region Legal Service Office Southwest
Region Legal Service Office Hawaii
Region Legal Service Office Japan
Region Legal Service Office Europe, Africa, SW Asia (EURAFSWA)

Naval Justice School

The Naval Justice School (NJS) provides intensive instruction to officers and enlisted personnel in the fundamental principles of military justice, civil and administrative law, and procedure, with practical application of those principles to the problems inevitably arising within every command. The NJS curriculum assists in the attainment of a high standard of legal practice and administration of the naval justice and naval disciplinary systems, as well as the naval civil and administrative law system.

Naval Justice School
360 Elliot St.
Newport, RI 02841
Registrar: (401) 841-3800 ext. 131

Detachments & Branch Offices

NJS Detachment Norfolk, Virginia
1474 Gilbert St., Suite 105
Bldg. N-30
Norfolk, VA 23511
Registrar: (757) 444-5641
NJS Detachment San Diego, California
3975 Norman Scott Rd.
Bldg. 3290, 5th Deck
San Diego, CA 92136
Registrar: (619) 556-8380
NJS Branch Office Charlottesville, Virginia
The Judge Advocate General’s School and Legal Center (Army)
600 Massie Rd.
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Comm: (434) 971-3375

Office of the General Counsel

Contact information is provided for key personnel in the Department of the Navy Office of the General Counsel at http://ogc.navy.mil/docs/ogckeyoffices.pdf.