News & Announcements

Jurisprudence Conference

Lt. Robert McRight, Navy Victims' Legal Counsel, participated in a military justice panel in Santa Maria Capua Vetere on May 25. The panel, entitled "Military Judiciary: New Attributions for the Efficiency of the Jurisdiction" featured several Italian military magistrates, prosecutors, and academics, as well as McRight.

Interns

JAG Corps Interns in the Washington D.C. area participate in Physical Fitness with judge advocates and legalmen at Region Legal Service Office Naval District Washington. During their internships, JAG Corps Interns are exposed to not only the Navy legal practice, but also various other aspects of life in the JAG Corps, including physical fitness, teambuilding and esprit de corps, and naval officership and leadership.

Frocking Ceremony

Legalman 2nd Class Amber Forrester, assigned to Region Legal Service Office Hawaii's legal assistance department, is pinned by Vice Adm. James Crawford and Senior Chief Legalman Melissa Adams during a frocking ceremony.

Hot Topic

The Convention on the Law of the Sea

Aircraft carriers sail the open water.

The United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) supports implementation of the National Security Strategy, provides legal certainty in the world's largest maneuver space, and preserves essential navigation and overflight rights. Over one hundred and sixty nations and the European Union are Party to the Convention – but not the United States, the world's leading maritime nation.

UNCLOS supports implementation of the National Security Strategy, provides legal certainty in the world's largest maneuver space, and preserves essential navigation and overflight rights. Over one hundred and sixty nations and the European Union are Party to the Convention – but not the United States, the world's leading maritime nation.

Read More

Many of the publications available on this Web site are Portable Document Format (PDF) files. To view and print these documents, download and install the free Adobe Reader software.

Be sure to Check Out:

For More Info Contact:

Mailing Address:
Public Affairs (Code 00PA)
1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Phone Numbers:
Comm: (202) 685-5493
DSN: 325-5493
Email:
patricia.babb@navy.mil
natalie.morehouse@navy.mil
Hours:
0730 – 1630
Monday – Friday