Welcome to the Fort Belvoir Legal Assistance website.
The Legal Assistance Division of the Office of the Staff Judge Advocate at the US Army Garrison at Fort Belvoir provides legal services for a variety of issues including notaries and powers of attorney, family law, wills and estate planning, tax law, landlord/ tenant matters, contract disputes, consumer law, and other types of matters. We are located at 9990 Belvoir Drive, Fort Belvoir, Virginia 22060.
Legal advice is only provided by our attorneys during scheduled appointments to eligible clients as follows:
Divorce / separation cases: Services open to active-duty service members and their spouses who live or work on Ft. Belvoir, and if appointment space is available, to active-duty families who are stationed in the NCR.
Wills / estate planning cases: Services open to active-duty families who live or work on Ft. Belvoir and anyone preparing for a deployment. If appointment space is available, we also support active-duty families who are stationed in the NCR.
Disabled adult guardianship petitions: Services open to active-duty families who live or work in the NCR.
Military administrative cases: Services open to active-duty Soldiers who live or work on Ft. Belvoir.
Civil cases (landlord tenant disputes, small claims, etc.): Services open to active-duty families who live or work on Ft. Belvoir, and if appointment space is available, to active-duty families who are stationed in the NCR.
To request an appointment with one of our attorneys, please send a blank email to our Rapid Appointment Request Email:
Notaries / Power of Attorney Services:
Open Mon. - Fri., 0900 to 1600 on regular duty days for all eligible clients, no appointment needed. Note, we no longer provide home closing notary services.
Please note that the Legal Assistance Office will be closed for all services at 1400 on the last Thursday of each month. Thank you for your patience.
Click here to view the Will Worksheet.
Click here to view the Divorce/Separation Worksheet.
The Legal Assistance Division permanently closed its tax center in 2020.
Trial Defense Service:
If you are under criminal investigation, facing UCMJ action, or administrative separation please contact TDS at (703) 805-4383.
Administrative Law Office:
If you need help with ethics, a post-government employment letter, Off-Duty work packet, or a SkillBridge Packet, call (703) 805-4393.
If you are seeking help with a MEB/PEB matter please call 703-805-0377 or you can find them in the Warriors Pavilion (9501 Farrell Road).
If you need assistance with medical claims please call Fort Belvoir Community Hospital at 571-231-2877 or you can find them in the Sunrise Pavilion (9300 DeWitt Loop).