AIR FORCE JAG CORPS
Attorneys & Law School Students September 2018 Direct Appointment Program
Apply at: www.airforce.com/JAG
10 August 2018: Complete and submit the online application
1 September 2018: Complete interview with Staff Judge Advocate
Attorney: Must be a licensed attorney in good standing with the highest court of any state or federal territory
Law Student: Must have completed 2/3 of the credit hours required for your Juris Doctorate (graduate awaiting bar results/licensing)
Juris Doctorate from an ABA accredited law school
Citizen of the United States of America (birth or naturalization)
Must be commissioned as an officer before the age of 35 (3 year waiver ability)
The Air Force JAG Corps selects applicants based on the “whole person” concept. Selection factors include: academic performance; work experience; leadership traits; extracurricular activities; personal integrity; demonstrated elements of core values; awards and honors; adaptability and flexibility; motivational statement; and military records (if applicable).
**Your appointment as a judge advocate is contingent upon providing proof of legal licensing and completion of the Air Force medical requirements (after selection).The Air Force JAG Corps’ September Direct Appointment Program board is now open!