SPECIALTY

JUDGE ADVOCATE OFFICER - JAG (ATTORNEY)

UPHOLDING MILITARY LAW

51JX

The pursuit of justice is at the center of every Air Force objective. So the rights of Airmen are naturally held in the highest regard and are defended and supported by top legal minds like Air Force Judge Advocates (JAG). These highly trained attorneys handle a wide variety of legal issues including international law, operations law, environmental law and military and civilian personnel issues. From trial preparation to post-trial actions, they provide important legal counsel every step of the way.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

    A Bachelor of Laws or Juris Doctor degree in law

  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Knowledge of military and civilian law
    • Current admission to the bar of a Federal Court or the highest court of a state
    • Designation by The Judge Advocate General as a judge advocate
    • Completion of eight-week Officer Training School
    • Must be between the ages of 18 and 40

TRAINING & EDUCATION

How do we transform you from the civilian sector to a leader and an Officer in the Air Force? From education to continued training, your Air Force path is here.

  • OFFICER TRAINING SCHOOL

    8 weeks

  • MILITARY TRAINING LOCATION

    Maxwell AFB AL

INTERESTS & SKILLS
Law & Order

TAKE A BREAK

Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.

YOUR FUTURE IS WAITING.

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