Captain accused of False Official Statement, Conduct Unbecoming, and violating a General Order. After an Article 32 pretrial investigation, all charges were dismissed.
Captain accused of negligent homicide, orders violations, and dereliction of duty. After an Article 32 pretrial investigation we successfully negotiated a resolution to the case that allowed the Captain to contest one specification of negligent dereliction of duty at Nonjudicial Punishment and have all criminal charges dismissed with prejudice. Retirement saved.
Staff Sergeant accused of multiple specifications of willful dereliction of duty and multiple specifications of altering public records. The case was tried before a jury with mixed findings. Sentenced to reduction of one rank. The Staff Sergeant was past her contract and will either receive an honorable discharge or re-enlistment.
Successfully negotiated a pretrial agreement for a Captain accused of possessing Child Pornography, but during sentencing convinced the judge to impose No Confinement.
Successfully negotiated a pretrial agreement for a Master Gunnery Sergeant (E-9) accused of $67,000 of graft. No Discharge, No Confinement, No Forfeitures, No Fine and while he did lose two ranks he will be able to retire and keep his pension.
Retired Army Special Forces Sergeant denied renewal of his security clearance required for his job as a defense contractor. After responding to questions from the Defense Office of Hearing and Appeals, we requested a hearing. Result: Administrative Law Judge granted the request for a security clearance.
Former Marine accused of Felony Assault by Strangulation and Assault on a Female. Tried before a Jury in North Carolina. Not Guilty of All Charges.
Successfully negotiated a pretrial agreement for a 1st Class Petty Officer facing charges of Perjury and False Statements alleged to have been made during the conduct of a federal case. No Discharge, No Confinement, and No Reduction in Rank. Retires soon.
Represented a Soldier accused of fraudulently separating from the Army while pending serious allegations that were being investigated by Army CID and prosecutors. Tried before a Military Judge. Not Guilty and the soldier was then honorably discharged.
Represented a Marine accused of stealing a hand-grenade and trading it for a stolen $3000 toolbox. The other Marines involved pleaded guilty and were given jail sentences and punitive discharges. Tried before a Jury. Mixed Findings. Minimal sentence and will be honorably discharged.
Represented a Chief Warrant Officer accused of indecent assault while in Iraq. At a Board of Inquiry, the members closed with case without substantiating any misconduct. Case Closed.
Represented a Petty Officer in Japan accused of wrongfully disposing ammunition, conspiracy, and obstruction of justice. Contested at a Jury trial: Not Guilty.