Legal Assistance Services

Legal Assistance services are available to members of the United States Army Reserve for matters that relate to legal readiness.

U.S. Army Reserve JAG units can assist you in military administrative matters including:
Reprimands
Financial Liability (FLIPL) Investigations
OER/NCOER issues/appeals
Investigations
Financial Support Obligations
Correction of Military Records
Bars to Reenlistment
Security Clearance Revocation

Assistance will also be provided for legal matters related to deployment or mobilization, including:
Wills
Powers of Attorney
Family Care Powers of Attorney
Living Wills and Advance Medical Directives
Landlord/Tenant Issues
Service members Civil Relief Act (SCRA) Issues
Employment/Reemployment Issues Related to Military Service

U.S. Army Reserve JAG units are authorized to provide consultations in civilian legal matters unrelated to military service, as resources allow. They will not provide representation for you in a civilian court. You will not receive complex estate planning services.

If you have a military criminal matter, please request Trial Defense Services representation on their page.

If you are a member of the U.S. Army Reserve, and wish to request Legal Assistance, click the box on the right and fill out the form. Save the form as a pdf and email it to the Legal Operations Detachment closest to where you reside (see below.) Email will generally provide the fastest response to your request. Calling the phone number listed will not connect you with an attorney, but will direct you to a unit member who will likely advise you to fill out the request form. Be aware that these are drilling reserve units whose members are not on active duty. You should expect a response within one week. If you have not been contacted within one week of sending your email, please advise the Client Services POC at: usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.legal-assistance-request@mail.mil.

Legal Assistance Units and Locations
1st Legal Operations Detachment
(All of Texas, except NW area -
see 128th LOD for NW Texas)

1920 Harry Wurzbach Hwy.
San Antonio, TX 78209
Phone: 210-221-4706 or 210-221-3780
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.1st-la@mail.mil
2nd Legal Operations Detachment
(Louisiana and Mississippi)
5010 Leroy Johnson Dr.
New Orleans, LA 70146
Phone: 504-284-2604 or 504-284-2713
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.2nd-la@mail.mil
3rd Legal Operations Detachment
(Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine,
Rhode Island and Connecticut)

915 Chestnut St.
Brockton, MA 02301
Phone: 508-895-8875
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.3rd-la@mail.mil
4th Legal Operations Detachment
(New York City/Long Island and New Jersey -
see 7th LOD for Upstate NY)

Bldg 200 Duane Rd.
Fort Totten, NY 11359
Phone: 718-631-6144
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.4th-la@mail.mil
6th Legal Operations Detachment
(Washington, northern Idaho, Alaska, and Oregon)
9700 Tank Trail Rd.
Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA 98433
Phone: 253-968-7996
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.6th-la@mail.mil
7th Legal Operations Detachment
(Upstate New York and Vermont)
90 N Main St.
Albany, NY 12203
Phone: 518-344-5843
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.7th-la@mail.mil
8th Legal Operations Detachment
(Missouri, Nebraska, Kansas and Iowa -
eastern Iowa/Davenport see 91st LOD)

11101 Independence Ave.
Independence, MO 64054
Phone: 816-836-0005 ext. 2156
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.8th-la@mail.mil
9th Legal Operations Detachment
(Ohio and Michigan)
165 N. Yearling Rd.
Whitehall, OH 43213
Phone: 719-317-1336 or 719-317-1337
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.9th-la@mail.mil
10th Legal Operations Detachment
(Maryland and Washington DC)
8791 Snouffer School Rd.
Gaithersburg, MD 2087
Phone: 301-944-3735 or 301-944-3737
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.10th-la@mail.mil
12th Legal Operations Detachment
(South Carolina, North Florida, NE Georgia, - Florida Panhandle see 213th LOD; for South Florida see 174th LOD)
13000 Jackson Blvd.
 Fort Jackson, SC 29207
Phone: 803-751-1221
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.12th-la@mail.mil
75th Legal Operations Detachment
(Northern California and Hawaii)
230 RT Jones Rd.
Mountain View, CA 94043
Phone: 650-526-9271
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.75th-la@mail.mil
78th Legal Operations Detachment
(Southern California)
4201 Saragota Ave., Bldg 17
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
Phone: 562-795-2699
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.78th-la@mail.mil
87th Legal Operations Detachment
(Utah, Colorado, southern Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming)
Bldg 335, E Soldier Cir.
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
Phone: 801-656-3601
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.87th-la@mail.mil
91st Legal Operations Detachment
(Illinois, Indiana, eastern Iowa)
7402 Roosevelt Rd.
Forest Park, IL 60130
Phone: 630-427-9789
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.91st-la@mail.mil
117th Legal Operations Detachment
(Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico)
6201 East Oak St.
Phoenix, AZ 85008
Phone: 480-949-4726
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.117th-la@mail.mil
128th Legal Operations Detachment
(Northwest Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas)
420 Cedar Spring Ln.
Mustang, OK 73064
Phone: 405-350-8894
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.128th-la@mail.mil
134th Legal Operations Detachment
(North Carolina)
XVIII ABN Corps OSJA Bldg 2-1133
Fort Bragg, NC 28310
Phone: 910-907-1545
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.134th-la@mail.mil
139th Legal Operations Detachment
(Tennessee and Kentucky)
3598 Bell Rd.
Nashville, TN 37214
Phone: 615-231-4226
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.139th-la@mail.mil
151st Legal Operations Detachment
(Virginia)
6901 Telegraph Rd.
Alexandria, VA 22310
Phone: 703-960-7393, ext. 7420
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.151st-la@mail.mil
153rd Legal Operations Detachment
(Pennsylvania, Delaware, and West Virginia)
HAGS Bldg 5500, 1300 Privet Rd.
Horsham, PA 19044
Phone: 910-598-5563
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.153rd-la@mail.mil
174th Legal Operations Detachment
(South Florida and Puerto Rico - Florida  Panhandle see 213th LOD; North Florida see 12th LOD)
11700 NW 27th Ave.
Miami, FL 33167
Phone: 305-779-3320, ext. 4051
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.174th-la@mail.mil
213th Legal Operations Detachment
(Alabama, Florida Panhandle and Georgia - except for NE/Augusta area see 12th LOD for NE Georgia)
1650 Corey Blvd.
Decatur, GA 30032
Phone: 404-286-6377
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.213th-la@mail.mil
214th Legal Operations Detachment
(Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota and South Dakota)
Bldg 506, Roeder Cir.
Fort Snelling, MN 55111
Phone: 612-713-8872
usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.214th-la@mail.mil
 
If you have questions about the scope of legal assistance available, or if you do not receive a response to a request for legal assistance within one week, forward your original request to the U.S. Army Reserve Legal Command Client Services Core Competency POC at: usarmy.usarc.usar-legal-cmd.list.legal-assistance-request@mail.mil
Annual "Legal" Checkup
Soldiers who do not have immediate legal assistance needs are invited to annually complete a questionnaire designed to walk the Soldier through the most common situations that may require the aid of a legal assistance provider.

The questionnaire is completely confidential.

After the questionnaire is completed, the Soldier can print the results and use them as a basis for consulting a legal assistance provider.

The Reserve Soldier Legal Readiness Review (R-SLRR) is located athttps://www.jagcnet.army.mil/LRR.

Click here for
Legal Assistance Request Form »

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