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The Office of the Staff Judge Advocate for the Alabama National Guard is located at Joint Forces Headquarters located on Congressman Dickinson Dr. We are dedicated to our mission of providing legal support to the Alabama National Guard by fairly administering the military justice system, providing quality legal advice and various legal services for our Army/Air National Guardsmen, Military Service Members, as well as our Military Veterans and qualified Dependents.

Services Provided:

Legal Assistance: The Legal Assistance Office provides legal assistance to National Guard soldiers, qualified family members, and eligible retirees. Assistance will be tasked out to the Servicemember's respective Judge Advocate. If necessary, appointments will be required for any and all legal assistance.

Claims: The mission of the Claims Division is to efficiently investigate, process, and settle claims against, and in favor of, the U.S. to provide quality customer service to claimants and to provide quality claims service and assistance to commanders.

Trial Defense Service: This service is limited to active ALNG members for military matters (i.e. JSAP packets, military administrative proceedings or ACMJ proceedings (to include Article 15s)). TDS can be reached at (334) 300-8150 or by email at



Required training for the Alabama Code of Military Justice.  This is an annual requirement and training should be done by a Judge Advocate.  Please contact your MACOM Judge Advocate to schedule training.

Alabama Code of Military Justice - Commander and Leader Training

ACMJ Service Member Training Nov13.pptx

 AGO FORM 2627 - Record of Proceedings Under Art 15.pdf

AGO FORM 2627-1 - Summarized Record of Proceedings Under Art 15.pdf 



Office of the Staff Judge Advocate
P.O. Box 3711

Montgomery, AL 36109

Phone: (334) 271-7471

Hours: Tue - Fri, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.


State Staff Judge Advocate:
COL W. Terry Travis
State Dep. Staff Judge Advocate:
CPT D. Jason Britt



  For matters dealing with military pay to include garnishments and child support.
  Army Judge Advocate web portal (JAGCNet)
  Air Force Judge Advocate web portal
  A link providing Army regulations, forms and publications.
  USERRA Frequently asked questions
  Alabama Department of Human Resources (DHR)
  Freedom of Information Act
  Archives for military personnel records
  Site provides information to have military records changed/corrected.
  ESGR provides assistance for Servicemembers who are having issues with their civilian employer in regards to military issues.
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Major General Perry Smith
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