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
Does the military report this to the FBI reporting as a
Does the military report this to the FBI reporting as a felony? How does this show up on his record and background check?… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
5,606 satisfied customers
Does a Felony desertion warrant stay on your record forever?
Does a Felony desertion warrant stay on your record forever? I was picked up on a Felony Fugitive warrant for going AWOL back a few years ago. I have since been able to purchase weapons, and work but … read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
16,135 satisfied customers
I hot in the army and was kicked out with general discharge.
I pissed hot in the army and was kicked out with general discharge. Recently I applied for a job over on the civilian world for a program called RCIL. I had to do a background check with fingerprints … read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
5,606 satisfied customers
I have an old felony conviction - can I work as a contractor
I have an old felony conviction - can I work as a contractor on a military base? I currently hold a GSA Contractor Status … read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
57,467 satisfied customers
I have a quick question. We are hosting an event from
Hello I have a quick question. We are hosting an event from work at a military base however with the change of requirement to visit any military base everyone needs to go through background check. I m… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,129 satisfied customers
My husband was in the army and was convicted of a felony theft
My husband was in the army and was convicted of a felony theft charge by the US military in Germany 10 years ago. How can it be expunged or is it possible and if so would he be allowed to purchase/pos… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
5,606 satisfied customers
Hi, I have been charged with a felony and the arraignment
Hi, I have been charged with a felony and the arraignment is tomorrow. The charge is "entering airport secure area with intent to evade security procedures". I had a ticket for the flight, went throug… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
16,135 satisfied customers
My husband was accused of having with a minor while he
My husband was accused of having sex with a minor while he was in the Marines. It was the daughter of another Marine. Civilian courts did not pursue, but military did. His lawyer recommended he plea o… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
16,135 satisfied customers
If I was discharged from the military with a Bad Conduct Discharge
If I was discharged from the military with a Bad Conduct Discharge due to a General Court Martial conviction, but my time adjudged was 6 months and none of the crimes are translatable to civilian law … read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
16,135 satisfied customers
Can a person with a conviction for a non-violent felony get
Can a person with a conviction for a non-violent felony get a clearance pass to work on base for a civilian contractor?… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
16,135 satisfied customers
Will a Article 85 Military "Felony" for desertion appear on
Will a Article 85 Military "Felony" for desertion appear on a background check? The time served was 18months, out in 14 months. Discharge was BCD.… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
5,606 satisfied customers
I was UA from the USMC about 7 years ago, discharged under
I was UA from the USMC about 7 years ago, discharged under other than honorable conditions. In a recent background check, a felony warrant came to my attention, and is causing some difficulty in obtai… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
16,135 satisfied customers
i am going to work at great lakes naval for a construction
i am going to work at great lakes naval for a construction company i may have a felony on my record from 36 years ago could i be turned down for that reason?… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
16,135 satisfied customers
I was given a Summary Court Martial 6 years ago for failing
I was given a Summary Court Martial 6 years ago for failing a drug test and am now applying for medical school. The AMCAS asks for prior Felony and Misdemeanor convictions, but only asks about what ki… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,129 satisfied customers
My Husband and i are in the marines and are a little confused
My Husband and i are in the marines and are a little confused on the transfer on conviction. he was found guilty of a charge in a general court martial, does that transfer over into the civilian secto… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,129 satisfied customers
I have a prior conviction from a military court martial and
I have a prior conviction from a military court martial and bad conduct discharge from the USAF. This speed bump occurred about 16 years ago. Since then I have applied at two schools...both have shown… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,129 satisfied customers
Im trying to fill out my state contractors application in
I'm trying to fill out my state contractors application in Florida. I have to list all prior criminal convictions etc. I served in the Air Force. Long story short, I screwed up. Was charged w/ use and… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
16,135 satisfied customers
Hi Mr. Simmons, I wonder how my conviction of ucmj article
Hi Mr. Simmons, I wonder how my conviction of ucmj article 86 translates to civilXXXXX XXXXXfe? In 1989 I went through a general court martial and given a "felony" conviction for an absence of duty fo… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Military Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
16,135 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

16,135 satisfied customers

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

Allen M., Esq.

Allen M., Esq.

Lawyer

5,606 satisfied customers

JAG experience

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

2,129 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