Office of the Staff Judge Advocate

The Office of the Staff Judge Advocate, located in Building 90210, Room 255, provides legal assistance to active-duty, reserve component on orders or pending deployment and retired military members and their military identification card-eligible dependents. This assistance includes wills, powers of attorney, and other civil legal matters such as landlord/tenant, domestic, and consumer affair issues.

The hours of operations are Monday through Thursday 0900-1600 and Friday 0900-1300.

Legal assistance/advice services are provided on an appointment basis only on Mondays from 1300 – 1500. Notary public and power of attorney services are provided Monday through Thursday 0900 –1500 and Fridays 0900-1300. Wills are scheduled by appointment only. Please call 884-7821 for further information or to schedule a will appointment. All services are free of charge.

**Please note that these hours are subject to change, to get the most current hours, call our office or visit our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hurlburt-Field-Legal-Office/152090124802526

NOTE: Prior to attending walk-in hours for power of attorney services or scheduling a will appointment, customers must complete the respective worksheet at https://aflegalassistance.law.af.mil. At the Legal Assistance webpage, select "Legal Worksheets." Please select the appropriate link and follow prompts. Once the form is completed, the website provides a ticket number (case sensitive). You will need your ticket number for your visit. In addition, you will need to print off the worksheet to bring to your visit.

Claims involving loss or damage during household goods shipment and privately owned vehicles as well as property in storage at government expense, and loss or damage to personal property located in government quarters are now processed by the Air Force Claims Service Center (AFCSC) located at Wright-Patterson AFB. This process enables Air Force employees to file claims on-line and electronically submit required documents to the AFCSC. Personnel can process their claim and file their DD Form 1840/1840R by accessing the AFCSC website at https://claims.jag.af.mil. As a reminder, the DD Form 1840/1840R must be filed within 70 days after delivery. The AFCSC can be reached at 1-877-754-1212.

Our office is still responsible for processing motor vehicle accidents (a government owned vehicle hitting a privately owned vehicle) and personal injury type claims. For general information on filing a claim, please go to https://claims.jag.af.mil/legalassistance/index.php or contact our office at 884-7821.

The Military Justice Division of the Legal Office reviews evidence and provides advice to commanders and first sergeants on appropriate disciplinary and administrative actions ranging from letters of counseling/admonishment/reprimand, Article 15s, and UCMJ actions, to administrative discharges and courts-martial.

The Legal Office provides mission support to the 1st Special Operations Wing and Hurlburt Field's partner units in a broad range of legal areas to include Environmental Law, Labor Law, Contract Law, Civil Law, Preventive Law and etc.

The following legal information is provided courtesy of the 1st Special Operations Wing Office of the Staff Judge Advocate:
Legal Tips
Air Force Victim-Witness Assistance Program

For additional information on a wide variety of legal assistance topics, visit http://legalassistance.law.af.mil

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