The Region Legal Service Office (RLSO), Naval District Washington, is a customer-service organization providing legal services to Midshipmen, active duty service members and their dependents, reservists on active duty for 30 days or more, and retirees, as resources permit. The RLSO attorney can help eligible clients with legal assistance matters including (but not limited to) divorce, child custody, landlord-tenant disputes, immigration, and drafting wills.
Appointments are available in person at:
|Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling||Washington Navy Yard|
|Building 20, Suite 349||Building 200, Suite 1600|
|(202) 767-7588||(202) 685-5569|
For a telephonic appointment, call the USNA Staff Judge Advocate's Office (410-293-1564) to obtain and submit intake forms and arrange an in-person ID check to ensure eligibility. The appointment will then be scheduled through JBAB office.
Notary and power of attorney service are available on a walk-in basis from 0800 to 1600 daily. Please call first to ensure availability.
|INTAKE, NOTARY, AND POWER OF ATTORNEY SERVICES||POWERS OF ATTORNEY ONLY|
|USNA Staff Judge Advocate's Office||Midshipmen and Eligible USNA Staff/Faculty only|
|Larson Hall, Room 308||Bancroft Hall, Room 8002|
|(410) 293-1564||(410) 293-7602|
Note: The RLSO does not assist in defense matters. All service members who are being investigated for UCMJ offenses, scheduled to appear at NJP (Captain's Mast), being processed for administrative separation, or facing court-martial charges, should immediately call the Defense Service Office at (410) 293-2268/DSN 281 to speak to an attorney.