Legal Services

The Legal Office provides legal advice to the Commander, US Army Support Activity-Fort Dix, and his Staff, Directors, subordinate commanders and other personnel concerning all matters of law. Also assists the Commander by identifying legal problems and participating in making legally acceptable decisions. Supervises and coordinates the administration of military justice, as well as claims. Warriors in Transition (WTU) and Survivors of Fallen Warriors receive priority service. ALARACT 126/2008 NETCALL 2008-60 (Survivor Outreach Services)



LEGAL OFFICE INFORMATION PAPERS:


(1) - Administrative Reprimand
(2) - Advance Medical Directives worksheet
(3) - Advance Medical Directives
(4) - Bankruptcy
(5) - Child Custody during Mobilization and Deployment
(6) - Credit
(7) - Credit Card Accountability and Disclosure Act
(8) - Debt Collections
(9) - Estate Planning Basics
(10) - Family Support
(11) - Financial Liability Investigation of Property Loss (FLIPL)
(12) - Foreclosure
(13) - Garnishment Involuntary Allotment
(14) - Guardianship Conservatorship
(15) - Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
(16) - Housing and Economic Recovery Act (HAP)
(17) - Housing and Economic Recovery Act (HERA)
(18) - Identity Theft
(19) - Internal Revenue Service (IRS) – Power of Attorney
(20) - Judicial Proceedings
(21) - Lease Termination - Sample Auto and Residential Lease Termination Letters
(22) - Lemon Law
(23) - Living Trusts
(24) - Military Claims Act (MCA)
(25) - Military Spouses Residency Relief Act (MSRRA)
(26) - OER/NCOER Appeals
(27) - Probate Information
(28) - Powers of Attorney - Worksheet
(29) - Reserve Component Incapacitation Pay
(30) - Reserve Income Replacement Program
(31) - Small Claims Court
(32) - Servicemembers Group Life Insurace (SGLI)
(33) - Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA)
(34) - SCRA – Interest Rate Reduction Sample Letter
(35) - SCRA – Cell Phone Suspension or Termination - Sample Letter
(36) - Testamentary Trusts
(37) - Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA)
(38) - Uniformed Services Former Spouses Protection Act (USFSPA)
(39) - Wills - Will Worksheet

Mobilization – Briefing Information
De/Remobilization – Briefing Information

The Office of the Judge Advocate General (OTJAG) is now accepting applications for the Army’s Funded Legal Education Program. Under this program, the Army project sending up to 15 active duty commissioned officers to law school at government expense.

Selected officers will attend law school beginning the fall of 2011 and will remain on active duty while attending law school.

Interested officers should review Chapter 14, AR 27-1 (The Judge Advocate General’s Funded Legal Education Program) to determine their eligibility. This program is open to commissioned officers in the rank of second lieutenant through captain. Applicants must have at least two, but not more than six, years of total active Federal service at the time legal training begins. Eligibility is governed by statue (10 U.S.C. 2004) and is non-waivable.

Eligible officers interested in applying should immediately register for the earliest offering of the Law School Admission Test (LSAT). Applicants must send their request through command channels, to include the officer’s branch manager at AHRC, with a copy furnished to the Office of The Judge Advocate General, ATTN: DAJA-PT (Ms. Yvonne Caron, 10th Floor), 1777 North Kent Street, Rosslyn, VA 22209-2194, to be received before 1 November 2010. Submission of the application well in advance of the deadline is advised.

Interested officers should review the AHRC website for branch specific contact information because AHRC, Alexandria, VA, relocated to Fort Knox, KY, www.hrc.army.mil.