Welcome to the Judge Advocate website!
We are a joint and combined team of military and civilian legal
professionals supporting the readiness, fighting strength, and morale of
Through expert legal advice to our clients, we ensure adequate levels
of personnel are provided to theater service components so that they
can “fight tonight.”
Our goal is to improve communication, understanding and cooperation
between our staff and our customers. This website is one mechanism to
achieve that goal.
Please contact our webmaster at 723-4688 if you have any questions or notice any errors on our site.
Acts as the primary and special staff legal advisor to the Commander,
United Nations Command (UNC) and the Commander, United States Forces
Korea (USFK). Supervises the provision of legal support to all Army,
Navy, Air Force and Marine subordinate units in the Korea Theater of
Operations. As Office of the Staff Judge Advocate, 8th US Army,
responsible for all U.S. Army legal services within Korea (including
technical oversight of subordinate general court-martial
jurisdictions). Promulgates theater Army legal policy.