Military Law

Have military law questions? Ask a military lawyer.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Military Law Questions
Im being told i owe money for gear i turned in to unit. Can
Im being told i owe money for gear i turned in to unit. Can dfas garnish my wages or offsety taxes through the treasury … read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
5,454 satisfied customers
I am an ex military wife receiving 50% of my husbands
I am an ex military wife receiving 50% of my husbands military retirement.....I owe 3000 in back taxes to California 1999/2000. Can CA garnish my benefit? … read more
Thelawman2
Thelawman2
Doctoral Degree
2,061 satisfied customers
My son is a Disabled Vet using his GI Bill and out of state.
My son is a Disabled Vet using his GI Bill and out of state. The Finance Company hired a lawyer who refuses to discuss payment plan and has now been to court times four and doubled fee amount. Lawyer … read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,273 satisfied customers
Team: I am retired from the military. I used a VA loan
Team: I am retired from the military. I used a VA loan in 1991 and filed bankruptcy in 1998. Will there be a point in the future where I am allowed to use VA again. Elvin… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,273 satisfied customers
I am renting a 3 bedroom house to a military family since 2009
I am renting a 3 bedroom house to a military family since 2009 gave them a big discount because he was in the military and they agreed to buy the house, now move on to 2014 raised rent one time since … read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
5,454 satisfied customers
I have an extremely stressful and perplexing situation. Two
I have an extremely stressful and perplexing situation. Two weeks ago, I completed my four years service in the US Navy, and granted an honorable discharge. I was deployed 3 times on the USS Carl Vins… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,273 satisfied customers
I am a reservist. I am currently on Active orders in Afghanistan.
I am a reservist. I am currently on Active orders in Afghanistan. My HOA file a Foreclosure lien agaist me date DEC 2 2011 for late association fees totaling 3000+, after all there fees and court cost… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,273 satisfied customers
i hope you give me help.. it s regarding second mortage on
i hope you give me help.. it s regarding second mortage on our home.. long story short we had a allotment going for some reason it was stopped we contacted bank to find out why no answers were given b… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,273 satisfied customers
Hello,I was deployed to Iraq from September 2010 until April
Hello, I was deployed to Iraq from September 2010 until April 2011. My income was lowered while on deployment causing me to fall behind in my mortagage. My mortagage is held thru Flagstar Bank. Upon m… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,273 satisfied customers
My question is complicated, as are Im sure most that are posed
My question is complicated, as are I'm sure most that are posed to you. I will preface that my military Clearance is being held up because of this, therefore it is of the greatest importance to me. I … read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,273 satisfied customers
my spouse has been deployed for a year. he was a reservist.
my spouse has been deployed for a year. he was a reservist. we are behind on our mortgage. how long do we have protection he returned from active duty 9/12/2012. under scra from forclosure on our home… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,273 satisfied customers
I have a Home Loan with Bank of America. My home is in New
I have a Home Loan with Bank of America. My home is in New Mexico and my only income is Military Retirement and Social Security. Bank of America is tryiny to foreclose. Can my retirement or social sec… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,273 satisfied customers
can an 8379 injured spouse allocaton be filled out if the spouse
can an 8379 injured spouse allocaton be filled out if the spouse had no income ? my nephew is in the military / his wages are being garnished for back and current child support / he is currently marri… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,273 satisfied customers
Your ReplyEdit 1/22/2010 at 7 34 AM (14 hours and 18 minutes
Your ReplyEdit 1/22/2010 at 7:34 AM (14 hours and 18 minutes and 45 seconds later) Ok I could stay in the marrage for the 20 yrs. Can he force me to get a divorce with the British or the US system ? A… read more
Lawrence D. Gorin
Lawrence D. Gorin
Attorney at Law
J.D. (Juris Doctor)
1,494 satisfied customers
I dont know if you can answer these questions. Husband and
I don't know if you can answer these questions. Husband and I and children are all us citizens we are in England with his Gov job. I was born here. I am a US citizen so is he. He has seperated from us… read more
Lawrence D. Gorin
Lawrence D. Gorin
Attorney at Law
J.D. (Juris Doctor)
1,494 satisfied customers
My wife and I are planning to do a short sale on our condo.
My wife and I are planning to do a short sale on our condo. We owe $259,000 on the 1st and $65,000 on the 2nd. The appraised value is around $125 to 140,000. Our loans are through Bank of America. Sin… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,273 satisfied customers
i am in the military and i owe the irs 11000 dollars i dont
i am in the military and i owe the irs 11000 dollars i dont know what to do with me being deployed they are taking money out my account and i cant do nothing about it im married but my wife has no pow… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,273 satisfied customers
Are social security payments and military retirement payments
Are social security payments and military retirement payments exempt from garnishment in New Mexico and Tennessee?… read more
Lawrence D. Gorin
Lawrence D. Gorin
Attorney at Law
J.D. (Juris Doctor)
1,494 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

15,273 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