Region Legal Service Office-Southwest
3395 Sturtevant Street, Suite 2
Bldg. 56, Naval Base San Diego
San Diego, CA 92136
Phone Appointment Hotline: 619-556-2211
Phone (DSN) 312-526-2349
Region Legal Service Office (RLSO) Southwest's mission is to provide comprehensive legal support to Navy commands and individual service members throughout their extensive area of responsibility. Legal Assistance is available to eligible clients seeking assistance with personal civil legal matters. Assistance may include advice, analysis, research, negotiation, notary services, and document review or preparation. Legal Assistance also provides services to educate eligible persons and command representatives regarding personal legal rights and responsibilities.
Eligibility for Services
People eligible for RLSO services are Active Duty, Retirees, and Reservists on Active Duty, and dependents with ID card. Proper valid military ID is required to receive services. An ID check is conducted at the legal assistance check-in desk.
Not Eligible for Services
People not eligible for RLSO services are Civilians or Department of Defense Employees that are stationed at a command in the continental United States.
Legal Assistance Office Locations
Naval Base San Diego Main Office; the main office is located at Building 56 aboard Naval Base San Diego. Coming into the main gate, turn right. At the first stop sign, turn left. Enter the first parking lot on the right, and Building 56 will be the second building on your right. While there are certain spaces designated for clients, parking is often challenging, and it may be necessary to use adjacent parking lots. Please call the main number at 619-556-2211 if you have questions.
Naval Base Coronado (North Island) Satellite Office; the RLSOSW North Island Branch Office is located at Building 318 aboard Naval Base Coronado (North Island). Continue straight after main gate until you reach the flag circle. Turn right on Quentin Roosevelt Blvd. Continue straight and turn left onto Saufley Rd. Building 318 will be on your right, next to the North Island Federal Credit Union (NIFCU) and directly across from the pool (behind the CNRSW FFSC). The parking lot is located across from Building 318 on your left. The stairwell access is on the pool-side of the building. The office is located on the second floor.
Please note: the Naval Base Coronado (North Island) branch office is not wheelchair accessible. Please use the Naval Base San Diego location instead. Please call 619-545-6437 if you have questions.
Special Power of Attorney/Notary Services (Walk-in Only):
NOTE: You must bring your Military ID as well as a State/Government issued photo ID with a signature on it.
Divorce Seminar (Walk-in)
Naval Base San Diego: Seminars begin at 1300 (Doors close at 1315)
NB Coronado (NAS North Island): Seminar begins at 0830
Please keep in mind that the Legal Assistance attorneys can only advise and assist one party to the divorce. Ethical rules prohibit representation of husband and wife. The other party is free to consult with attorneys at MCRD, Camp Pendleton, or Miramar.
Scope of Legal Assistance Services
Information Advice Only
Advice & Document Drafting
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