Region Legal Service Office (RLSO) Northwest

RLSO Northwest Seal

Mission:

Region Legal Service Office Northwest (RLSO NW) provides all prosecution, command services, and court-reporting support to Navy and Marine Corps commands located within its assigned geographic area (currently encompassing the six western states of Washington, Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Wyoming).

RLSO NW is organized into departments that provide command service advice, courts martial prosecution, and legal assistance. General lists of services and contact information for offices are listed below. Individuals seeking advice regarding military criminal defense should instead contact the Defense Service Command (DSO). Contact information for DSOs may be found at http://www.jag.navy.mil under defense services.

Area of Responsibility:

The area of responsibility currently encompasses the six western states of Washington, Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Wyoming.

Legal Services Provided

Command Services

Command Services provides advice in the following subject areas: Administrative Law, Admiralty, Administrative Separations and Processing, Disciplinary Options, Freedom of Expression and Grievances, Homeland Security, Interactions with Civilian Law Enforcement Agencies, Subpoenas, JAGMAN Investigations, Military Justice, Operational Law, Personnel Matters, Standards of Conduct and Government Ethics.

RLSO Mid-Atlantic provides legal consultation and command services support primarily for Navy commands without their own assigned judge advocate or general counsel. Command clients can contact the closest installation staff judge advocate (SJA) or a command services provider from the Command Services Department at the headquarters in Norfolk or Detachment Groton. Contact phone numbers are listed for each command services office.

Legal Assistance

RLSO NW provides legal assistance to active duty service members and their dependents, and reservists on active duty for 30 days or more, and to retirees on a variety of topics. Legal assistance can include advice on topics such as consumer/financial affairs, disaster relief support and advice, family law, foreclosure advice and counseling, immigration, notary services, powers of attorney, landlord/tenant matters, Servicemembers' Civil Relief Act, small claims court matters, victim assistance, and wills/estate planning. Pre-deployment services are given priority. Please contact your local office to see how it can best meet your pre-deployment needs.

Please fill out the Client Intake Form before your first appointment. Also, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for more information on our services.

Legal Assistance Topics

Learn more about legal assistance topics that commonly affect military members such as consumer affairs, family law, wills, or powers of attorney. The information provided is for educational and general information purposes only. It is not legal advice. Speak with a licensed attorney before relying on the information contained within the website to make a decision or take any action.

Forms

Legal Assistance Intake Questionnaire
Standardized Will Worksheet
Power of Attorney Worksheet
Notary Service Worksheet

RLSO Northwest HQ

Mailing Address:
365 S. Barclay St.
Bldg. 433 Code 1308
Bremerton, WA 98314
Phone Numbers:
Comm: (360) 627-3400
DSN: 627-3400
Fax: 360-627-3412
Hours:
0730 – 1600,
Monday – Friday

Command Services Contact Information

RLSO NW Bremerton
365 S. Barclay Bldg 433, Code 1308
Bremerton, WA 98314-5260
(360) 627-3400
DSN: 627-3400
Fax: (360) 627-3412
Monday - Friday
0730 - 1600
RLSO NW BROFF Everett
2000 West Marine Dr
Everett, WA 98207-1900
(425) 304-3361
DSN: 727-3361
Fax: (425) 304-4550
Monday - Friday
0730 - 1600
RLSO NW BROFF Whidbey Island
3530 N. Langley Blvd
Oak Harbor, WA 98278-1300
(360) 257-2011
DSN: 820-2011
Fax: (360) 257-6751
Monday - Friday
0730 - 1600

Legal Assistance Contact Information

Powers of Attorney and Notary services are available daily without appointment. To see an attorney for services other than Powers of Attorney or Notary please call the appropriate office for an appointment.

365 S. Barclay Bldg 433, Code 1308
Bremerton, WA 98314-5260
"Bremerton Legal Assistance has been temporarily moved to Bangor due to remodeling of Bldg 433"
Monday - Friday
0730 - 1600
2000 West Marine Dr
Everett, WA 98207-1900
(425) 304-4551
DSN: 727-4551
Fax: (425) 304-4550
Monday - Friday
0730 - 1600
3550 N. Langley Blvd
Oak Harbor, WA 98278-1300
(360) 257-2126/27
DSN: 820-2126/27
Fax: (360) 257-6714
Monday - Friday
0730 - 1600
1001 Tautog Cir., Bldg. 1001
Naval Base Kitsap Bangor
Silverdale, WA 98315
(360) 396-6003
DSN: 744-6003
Fax: (360) 396-7088
Monday - Friday
0730 - 1600

Courts Martial Prosecution Contact Information

365 S. Barclay Bldg 433, Code 1308
Bremerton, WA 98314-5260
(360) 627-3000
DSN: 627-3000
Fax: (360) 627-3012
Monday - Friday
0730 - 1600

Branch Offices

Branch Office Bangor
Mailing Address:
1001 Tautog Cir., Bldg. 1001
Naval Base Kitsap Bangor
Silverdale, WA 98315
Phone Numbers:
Comm: (360) 396-6003
DSN: 744-6003
Fax: (360) 396-7088
 
Hours:
0730 – 1600
Monday – Friday
 
Branch Office Everett
Mailing Address:
2000 West Marine View Dr., Room 158
Naval Station Everett
Everett, WA 98207
Phone Numbers:
Staff Judge Advocate:
Comm: (425) 304-3361
DSN: 727-3361
Fax: (425) 304-4550
Hours:
0730 – 1600
Monday – Friday
Branch Office Whidbey Island
Mailing Address:
3550 N. Langley Blvd., Bldg. 243
Naval Air Station Whidbey Island
Oak Harbor, WA 98278
Phone Numbers:
Comm: (360) 257-2126 / 27
DSN: 820-2126 / 27
Fax: (360) 257-6751
 
Staff Judge Advocate:
Comm: (360) 257-1398
DSN: 820-1398
Fax: (360) 257-6751
Hours:
0730 – 1600
Monday – Friday