Region Legal Service Office Europe, Africa, and Southwest Asia (RLSO EURAFSWA) Detachment Bahrain
RLSO EURAFSWA Det Bahrain provides Legal Assistance and Command Services support in Bahrain and throughout the Middle East and Southwest Asian region.
Legal Assistance includes support to Sailors and their authorized dependents as well as other authorized DoD personnel to resolve personal legal matters and to remain mission-ready. Legal Assistance advice on topics such as consumer/financial affairs, family law, foreclosure advice and counseling, immigration, notary services, powers of attorney, landlord/tenant matters, Service members Civil Relief Act (SCRA), small claims court matters, victim assistance, and wills/estate planning.
**For DIY Special Powers of Attorney visit: http://www.jag.navy.mil/legal_services/SPOA.htm**
Prepare your special power of attorney, print, and bring it to the RLSO for signature and notary.
Command Services entails providing commands with consistent, accurate, and responsive legal advice in the following subject areas: Administrative Law, Administrative Separations and Processing, Investigations, Disciplinary Options, Freedom of Expression and Grievances, Interactions with Civilian Law Enforcement Agencies, Subpoenas, Military Justice, Operational Law, Personnel Matters, as well as Standards of Conduct and Government Ethics.
For the most up-to-date information about services and hours of operation please visit our Facebook page (@RLSOBAHRAIN) or the U.S. Navy Judge Advocate General's Corps website for RLSO EURAFSWA (https://www.jag.navy.mil/legal_services/rlso/rlso_eurafswa.htm).
RLSO EURAFSWA Det Bahrain
Building 100, Room 110DD
Naval Support Activity Bahrain
DSN: 318-439-4237; Comm: +973 1785-4237
Legal Assistance: NSA.LEGAL.ASSISTANCE@ME.NAVY.MIL
Command Services: NSA.LEGAL@ME.NAVY.MIL
Defense Service Office North (DSO North) Branch Office Bahrain
DSO North BROFF Bahrain represents service members at Administrative Separation Boards, Boards of Inquiry and Courts-Martial, in addition to providing advice to service members on defense-related topics such as non-judicial punishment.
0900 – 1200/1300 – 1500 0900 – 1200/1300 – 1600
Sunday Monday – Thursday
Comm: 001-973-1785-4172 DSN: (318) 439-4172
Location: NSA Bahrain Bldg. 100, Ste. 110DD, Rm 110M
Victims’ Legal Counsel (VLC) Bahrain
The Navy Victims’ Legal Counsel Program provides survivors of a sexual offense with a dedicated attorney to help victims understand the investigation and military justice process, guard their legal rights and interests and obtain additional support in accessing resources that may assist in their recovery. This attorney is provided to Navy service members and other eligible victims of sexual offenses at no cost.
0800 – 1600
Sunday – Thursday
Comm: 011-973-1785-9798 DSN: (318) 439-9798
Location: NSA Bahrain Fleet and Family Services Center, Bldg. 267