Military Defense Law Offices
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Practice Areas

Attorneys Richard V. Stevens and Frank J. Spinner are civilian criminal defense lawyers who specialize in exclusively defending military members and military cases around the world.  These military law and military justice cases include courts-martial, administrative board hearings, U.C.M.J. discipline, negative personnel actions, military investigations, complaints, and military adverse actions.  

While the following list is not exhaustive, the primary military practice areas covered by these law offices are:

Court-Martial Trial 
[General Court-Martial (G.C.M.), Special Court-Martial (S.P.C.M.), Summary Court-Martial (S.C.M.)]
Court-Martial Clemency
[Rule for Courts-Martial (R.C.M.) 1105 and 1107, U.C.M.J. Article 60]
Court-Martial Appeal 
[Rule for Courts-Martial (R.C.M.) 1201-1205, U.C.M.J. Articles 64, 66-69]
U.C.M.J. Article 32 Hearing
[Rule for Courts-Martial (R.C.M.) 405]
Administrative Discharge/Separation
Article 15, NonJudicial Punishment [N.J.P.], Captain’s Mast
Medical Evaluation Board and Physical Evaluation Board [M.E.B. and P.E.B.]
Flying Evaluation Board [F.E.B.]
Medical De-Credentialing Board
Administrative Discipline Actions [Counseling, Admonition, Reprimand]
Promotion Denial or Demotion Action
Re-Enlistment Issues
Performance Report Appeal
Board of Corrections for Military Records [B.C.M.R.]
Inspector General [I.G.] Complaints and Investigations
U.C.M.J. Article 138 Complaints, Congressional Complaints
Command Investigations [AR 15-6, C.D.I.]
•Security Clearance Issues


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