Leah Eccles Watson (f.k.a. Leah M. Eccles) is an officer in the Air Force Judge... more
Leah Eccles Watson (f.k.a. Leah M. Eccles) is an officer in the Air Force Judge Advocate Corps and does not take private clients.Capt Watson closed her private practice, Next Generation Divorce, PLLC in Jan 08. If you wish to locate a collaborative family law professional in your area visit the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals online at www.CollaborativePractice.com
I spent eight years in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s (JAG) Corps drafting... more
I spent eight years in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s (JAG) Corps drafting wills and other estate planning documents for a wide range of Soldiers and officers, defending Soldiers accused of crimes at home and across northern Iraq and before federal courts of appeals, and prosecuting felony-level courts-martial. I grew up in Eugene, Oregon, and went to college and law school at the Univ... view profile
Military law attorneys have experience with The Uniform Code of Military Justice, which is the law that applies to members of the armed forces. These lawyers are often called “JAGs” or Judge Advocate Generals. Military law attorneys prosecute or defend troops court-martialed in cases of discipline or disobedience of a lawful command. For example, if you are an army private and refuse an order, a military trial would be held, with one military law attorney representing the Army (and aiming to prove the disobedience charge), and another military law attorney defending you.