Military Law

Have military law questions? Ask a military lawyer.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Military Law Questions
I was in the US Navy from 1971 to 1982. Am I or Am I not
I was in the US Navy from 1971 to 1982. Am I or Am I not considered a Viet Nam Veteran even though I was not actually in Viet Nam itself?… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
48,529 satisfied customers
Is there any restriction on percentage of military
is there any restriction on percentage of military retirement a spouse can receive as marital property in a divorce? … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
48,529 satisfied customers
RE WARTIME PERIOD DIFFERS FOR VIETNAM ERA VETERANS. AS PER
RE WARTIME PERIOD DIFFERS FOR VIETNAM ERA VETERANS. AS PER NY STATE ASSEMBLY BILL #9119-B 1/1/63 TO 5/7/75 VS VETERANS DEPT PERIOD OF 8/5/64 TO 5/7/75 UNLESS VET SERVED INSIDE REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM FOR … read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor
27,567 satisfied customers
I enlisted in the army i 1972 during viet nam era. I did basic
I enlisted in the army i 1972 during viet nam era. I did basic and ait in fort polk la. I served in an engineering battalion in Germany up until 1974 reaching the rank of E4 and to position of first c… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
5,454 satisfied customers
I am 62. I am a Viet Nam Era Honorably discharged veteran.
I am 62. I am a Viet Nam Era Honorably discharged veteran. Because of health issues related to service I was not capable to work as much as needed. I am only qualified for about $405. a month if I ret… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,739 satisfied customers
I was a Missouri Army National Guardsman during the Viet Nam
I was a Missouri Army National Guardsman during the Viet Nam era. I have applied for pension and possible disability benefits with the VA office at John Cochran Veterans Hospital in St. Louis, MO. My … read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,739 satisfied customers
I am a classified as a viet-nam vet in which i served in the
I am a classified as a viet-nam vet in which i served in the marines in 1974 and 1975 and was discharged with an other than honorable discharge. Two things I would like to have answered,,first, I was … read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
5,454 satisfied customers
I am retired marine (20 yrs). I was rated 30% disabled/now
I am retired marine (20 yrs). I was rated 30% disabled/now it has been increased to 50%. At 30%, my retirement pay was funding my va disability. Now at 50%, how does that affect my retirement pay? I a… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
5,454 satisfied customers
How can I get an ID card? I have 33 yrs (6 credited) in the
How can I get an ID card? I have 33 yrs (6 credited) in the IRR but just 1800 points . I do not want retirement pay just the amenities such as being able to shop at the PX or clothing store which I ha… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,739 satisfied customers
My husband served in the Army from 1961 to 64 and the reserves
My husband served in the Army from 1961 to 64 and the reserves from 64 to 67. He died 8 years ago and I as his widow was told that because I receive some social security from his death, that I don't g… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,739 satisfied customers
Our cousin evidently served in the Army in the late 60s.
Our cousin evidently served in the Army in the late 60's. His Father had retired from the Army and his brother died in Viet Nam. We think he may have been discharged in 1970 at the time of the death o… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,739 satisfied customers
Sir, I have service my country for 20 years and I an have a
Sir, I have service my country for 20 years and I an have a problem getting my retiement. This is the broke down. I spend 2 years on active duty (Viet Nam -1968 to 71) Then, I got out to go to school,… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,739 satisfied customers
My E9 packed was rejected due to my age in 2003. I filed an
My E9 packed was rejected due to my age in 2003. I filed an IG complaint. The IG investigated and responded that a mistake was made to my packet and that I should request a Stand By advisory board and… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,739 satisfied customers
What can a Veterans Service Officer be Charged with For presenting
What can a Veteran's Service Officer be Charged with For presenting Me The Purple Heart Medal that wasn't authorized By the Army. This VSO knew I was a PTSD Patient with Extreme Suviors Guilt? He did … read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,739 satisfied customers
I was a Navy Corpsman who served with the Marines during the
I was a Navy Corpsman who served with the Marines during the Siege of Khe Sanh. I arrived at Khe Sanh combat base just before Christmas 1967, and was assigned to Kilo Company hill861 as the 3rd platoo… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,739 satisfied customers
Im a army vet from the Viet Nam era. I just tried to declare
Im a army vet from the Viet Nam era. I just tried to declare my Military Service Credit for retirement from school Dist 86 in Illinois. I was told that employees under the IMRF pension plan could not … read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,739 satisfied customers
my first husband and i were married in 1959, then we were married
my first husband and i were married in 1959, then we were married for 26 yrs. we were married before he went into the army and after he retired. 26 years. he remarried in 3 months. i remarried in abou… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,739 satisfied customers
I served 19 years, 2 months and 1 day in the US Army, a Viet
I served 19 years, 2 months and 1 day in the US Army, a Viet Nam Vet, now being treated PTSD. Am I eligible for compensation for time served?… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,739 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

15,739 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