Military Law

Have military law questions? Ask a military lawyer.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Military Law Questions
I just recently got recommended by a doctor for an epts
Hi, I just recently got recommended by a doctor for an epts discharge right before the Labor Day weekend, I spoke with my company commander that same day and he told me I will be counseled and flagged… read more
Michael Bradley
Michael Bradley
Doctoral Degree
1,924 satisfied customers
A soldier was on Convalescent leave for ankle surgery for
A soldier was on Convalescent leave for ankle surgery for which she was essentially bed ridden. While on Con Leave her E5 told her that some deadlines for online training had been moved up and she nee… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,534 satisfied customers
My brother enlisted for the army active duty but has changed
Hello,My brother enlisted for the army active duty but has changed his mind about being in the army and wishes to attend college instead. He so has chronic Attention Deficit Disorder. He hasn't finish… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,534 satisfied customers
I'm in AIT now and and I want to get out without a
hello I'm in AIT now and and I want to get out without a dishonaorable do you know of any ways ? … read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,534 satisfied customers
I am getting discharged because of failure to adapt. I have
Hello I am getting discharged because of failure to adapt. I have not been 180 days. How long after they start the paperwork for ELS will it take till I go home? … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
15,762 satisfied customers
My son enlisted in the Army but did not pass the tests.
My son enlisted in the Army and just graduated from BASC, however he didn't really pass the requirements to pass and they pushed him through after telling him they were sending him home with a ELS. He… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
5,454 satisfied customers
I have been in TRADOC two years, a NG split option so not all of my time was acti
I have been in TRADOC for over two years, a NG split option so not all of my time was active. I have been failing APFT's since I first joined in 2013. During my RSP (reserve hold unit) i failed countl… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,534 satisfied customers
My son was in Marine Corp boot camp then went back for infantry
My son was in Marine Corp boot camp then went back for infantry training and was going on to security forces. He had to go to medical and when he did they discovered he id not reveal his complete medi… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,534 satisfied customers
Hello Mr. Psimmons its me again I asked you a few question
Hello Mr. Psimmons it's me again I asked you a few question on Nov. 5 about can I sue the army and I don't know how to get in touch with any lawyer's in North Carolina is there any way that you can le… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,534 satisfied customers
I am currently a PFC in the USAR who just graduated Basic Training
I am currently a PFC in the USAR who just graduated Basic Training and I am now in my AIT located at Fort Bragg, NC. During Basic I may have torn a muscle or something in or around my hip and I mental… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,534 satisfied customers
I got separated from the Marine Corps after 5 1/2 months for
I got separated from the Marine Corps after 5 1/2 months for a medical condition. I got an Entry Level Separation which puts me in the same category as guys who failed recruit training. I know my leng… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
5,454 satisfied customers
My 20 year old son just graduated from bootcamp at Ft. Benning
My 20 year old son just graduated from bootcamp at Ft. Benning on 2/4/11. He is currently at Ft. Sam Housten in Texas and was awaiting his AIT medic training. Prior to enlistment in 2010, he had an ar… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,534 satisfied customers
my son is due to go to basic for the army national guard in
my son is due to go to basic for the army national guard in 22 days. he has went to drill and recieved payments for that since october. our family circumstances have changed and he is needed here at h… read more
Anne_C
Anne_C
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
13 satisfied customers
Is it possible for a soldier at AIT to get discharged from
Is it possible for a soldier at AIT to get discharged from the Army. He just had his older brother pass away before Christmas and his older sister has been given 4 to 6 months to live. He was home at … read more
Anne_C
Anne_C
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
13 satisfied customers
If a current SGT X (Army Reservist) admits to a me, former
If a current SGT X (Army Reservist) admits to a me, former Army Reservist (now a civilian) that he is gay, has SGT X violated the standards of conduct concerning the don't ask don't tell policy? And i… read more
PhilCave
PhilCave
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
1,069 satisfied customers
My 18 yo son did a delayed inlistment into the ARMY. He signed
My 18 yo son did a delayed inlistment into the ARMY. He signed June of 2008. He shipped June 29th, 2009. Sucessfully completed boot camp, recieved high marksmanship for his platoon and was honored at … read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
5,454 satisfied customers
How long does it take to outprocess an Army Reservist after Podiatrist ordered EPTS
I have 19 yr old son, who was seen at the clinic where he was training and he has been given an EPTS injury discharge for a prior ankle fracture. I was told by his First Sgt that this process would on… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,534 satisfied customers
Im trying to help my son. He served in Iraq with the 121st
I'm trying to help my son. He served in Iraq with the 121st Airborne unit of the Ga Nat'l guard. When he returned, he applied to suspend his monthly duties for one year and his request was granted. He… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,534 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Military Lawyer

15,534 satisfied customers

Retired Marine Corps lawyer and Veterans Services Officer (VSO) with 12+ yrs. of experience.

Allen M., Esq.

Allen M., Esq.

Lawyer

5,454 satisfied customers

Lawyer and current JAG officer.

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

1,926 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney and former Navy JAG serving ashore, afloat and at the OJAG

LawHelpNow

LawHelpNow

Attorney/Lawyer

223 satisfied customers

Relax. Let's work together. Practical solutions.

rcampione

rcampione

Military Lawyer

187 satisfied customers

Military lawyer - 5 years to the present

JAG Defense

JAG Defense

Military Lawyer

124 satisfied customers

CAPT, JAGC, USN (Retired); Former Military Judge; Specializing in Security Clearance Adjudications

Paul

Paul

Lawyer

48 satisfied customers

Oklahoma lawyer. Over 10 years in the military.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x