Buckley Staff Judge Advocate
510 S. Aspen St
Buckley AFB, CO 80011-9509

Phone 720-847-6444 / 720-847-6995
Phone (DSN) 312-847-6444
Fax 720-847-6934
Fax (DSN) 312-847-6934

Wed – Thur 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Schedule appointment for active duty members and dependents – (No will issues)
Tue 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Will appointments for active duty members and dependents.
Will appointment for retirees and family member are on Space A.

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Legal Assistance

Legal Services

The Buckley Judge Advocate Office offers legal assistance for civil matters and advice on various other issues for active duty military members and their dependents. appointments for eligible retirees and their dependents are  space available. Air National Guard and Reservist members must be on orders for legal assistance. However, reservists and Guardsmen are eligible for deployment ready assistance: wills/notaries/power of attorneys. 

Hours of Operation-Notaries and POAs are walk in Monday - Thursday from 9-3pm. You can complete a POA worksheet on line at https://aflegalassistance.law.af.mil/lass/lass.html and then bring in your ticket number or call the Legal Office to inform them of the ticket number.

Legal assistance is available for Wills on Tuesday afternoon by appointment only. The Legal Office schedule appointments for various subjects on Wednesday and Thursday afternoon (some issues we cannot give advice on). Notify the Legal Assistant who is scheduling your appointment of the general nature of your visit and what your active duty, retiree, or dependent status. If you are seeking assistance for preparation of your last will and testament, a will worksheet must be completed and returned back to the Legal Office prior to your appointment with the attorney. The will worksheet is available at the Legal Office by calling 720-847-6444 or online at https://aflegalassistance.law.af.mil/lass/lass.html

Services offered bye the legal office:

  • Adoption
  • Legal Name Change
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Negligence/Torts
  • Personal Finances/Debt Issues
  • Landlord Tenant
  • Taxation Issues
  • Real Estate (limited)
  • Wills (Tuesday afternoon scheduled by appointment only)
  • Domestic Relations (Divorce/Child Support/Child Custody/Spousal support issues/Paternity)
  • Deployment Briefings are every Friday at 10:30 a.m. as a walk-in for deployed personnel
  • Tax assistance is currently being provided by Military OneSource, 800-342-9647, www.miltaryonesource.mil and/or local off base VITA Tax Center. Call the Legal Office to obtain the off base Tax center's information (most are free of charge)
  • Personal property and household good claims

A claim representative is on hand to accept claims, answer questions concerning claim submittals, or provide claim forms. You can turn in the DD Form 1840/R, Notice of Loss or Damage, to the claim office daily. Claims submissions for reimbursement are made by appointment only. For assistance call 720-847-6444.

 

You can file your “Household Goods claims” electronically through the Air Force Claims Service Center located at: https://claims/jag.af.mil or send to

Air Force Claims Service Center – Wright Patterson AFB
1050 Forrer Blvd
Dayton, Ohio 45420-1472
AFSCSC.JA@wpafb.af.mil
1-877-754-1212
DSN: 986-8044 or Commercial: 937-656-8044

Physical Legal office Address

460 SW/JA
HQ Building 1030
510 South Aspen Street, STE 230
Buckley AFB, CO 80011-9509

Area Defense Counsel (located in Bldg 606 across from the Transportation Management Office)-for Military Justice Issues for active duty Air Force members only.

For assistance call 720-847-6967

Toll Free: 866-2825-460, Option #2

After Hours contact the Buckley AFB Command Post: 720-847-4600

All other service members (Army, Marines, Navy, etc.) can call the Legal Office at 720-847-6444 to obtain the contact information for their Service Defense number.


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