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Staff Judge Advocate : Military Justice

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The Military Justice Division is responsible for conducting all day-to-day military justice actions for West Point, including those at the United States Military Academy (USMA), the Garrison Command, and Keller Army Community Hospital (KACH). The Justice Division provides military justice legal advice to the Superintendent, Commandant of Cadets, the Garrison Commander, the KACH Commander, DENTAC Commander, and their subordinate commanders and staff. The Division reviews and provides support in a variety of areas, including Cadet Misconduct Investigations, Cadet Honor Code hearings, and courts-martial, as well as Cadet resignations, separations, and other actions.

These services are also provided to commanders whose units are not located at West Point, but fall under the courts-martial jurisdiction of the Superintendent, USMA. These include units at Fort Hamilton, Stewart Air National Guard Base, Tobyhanna Army Depot, and Picatinny Arsenal.

The Judge Advocates in this section also serve as Special Assistant U.S. Attorneys (SAUSAs) and prosecute civilian offenses in Federal magistrate court that occur on West Point and other nearby federal lands and installations.



 Contact and Office Info





    The USMA courtroom is located at building 606, 4th floor, on Thayer road. The link provided will direct you to a map of this location. 


​    US Magistrate Court cases are held at the US Bankruptcy Court Building, 2nd floor, located at, 355 Main Street, Poughkeepsie, New York.