ADMINISTRATIVE & CIVIL LAW        


The Judge Advocate General's Legal Center & School

ABOUT US

The Administrative and Civil Law Department (ADA) educates the broad spectrum of students attending The Judge Advocate General’s Legal Center and School on three primary areas: Administrative Law, Legal Assistance and Professional Communications. Within Administrative Law, the ADA Faculty teach the following variety of topics relevant to the Department of Defense: administrative investigations, standards of conduct and ethics, U.S. Army Reserve and National Guard component issues, the authority of commanders, the relationships between state and federal governments, government information practices, military personnel law, environmental law, labor law, and federal claims issues. The legal assistance component of ADA primarily focuses classroom instruction on consumer law, landlord-tenant law, family law, estate planning and tax law.  The Professional Communications Program educates the force on all aspects of legal writing and produces two publications, Military Law Review and The Army Lawyer.

COURSES

Administrative & Civil Law courses are listed below. For a detailed description of each course, see the course catalog.

  • Law of Federal Employment (LOFE) | ATRRS: 5F-F22
  • Advanced Law of Federal Employment (ALOFE) | ATRRS: 5F-F22SL
  • Legal Assistance | ATRRS: 5F-F23
  • Administrative Law for Military Organizations (ALMO) | ATRRS: 5F-F24
  • Income Tax Law | ATRRS: 5F-F28
  • Federal Litigation | ATRRS: 5F-F29
  • Ethics Counselors | ATRRS: 5F-F202

RESOURCES

19TH ETHICS COUNSELOR COURSE (2021)

DESKBOOKS / HANDBOOKS

DOCUMENT LIBRARIES

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW (CAC Only)

CLAIMS (CAC Only)

LEGAL ASSISTANCE (CAC Only)

JAGCONNECT

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW (CAC Only)

CLAIMS (CAC Only)

LEGAL ASSISTANCE (CAC Only)


USEFUL LINKS *

STUDENT SERVICES

PME / COMMAND COURSES

OFFICE OF SPECIAL COUNSEL

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE ISSUANCES

ARMY PUBLISHING DIRECTORATE

ARMY HUMAN RESOURCES COMMAND

OTHER RECOMMENDED LINKS

* Any links to private organizations are provided for information only and do not constitute endorsement by TJAGLCS, the Department of the Army, or the Department of Defense.