Civilian Lawyers for Military Personnel
Our only client is the people.
Klimaski & Associates, P.C., represents active and reserve military personnel throughout the United States and overseas. We represent military members in all the armed services — Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard. We represent officers and enlisted. We represent students and graduates of West Point and the Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard academies.
Our attorneys defend service members at all levels of the military justice system, including non-judicial punishment (Article 15), courts-martial and appeals. We work with appointed military defense counsel to provide the strongest representation possible. We have extensive experience in the military courts, trial and appellate.
We also represent military members bringing administrative actions, including:
- Petitions for correction of military records
- Discharge upgrades
- Disability discharges and retirement
When appropriate, we challenge military administrative decisions in federal court.
Our attorneys know and understand the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ) and courts-martial proceedings. We know where to research military law decisions and military regulations.
James R. Klimaski, lead attorney for military cases, served in the United States Army and has 30 years experience handling military cases. Mr. Klimaski has appeared in numerous television interviews on CNN, C-SPAN, MSNBC and other stations, commenting on military cases and issues.
Whether you are facing criminal charges under the UCMJ or rectifying an administrative injustice, the skilled military attorneys at Klimaski & Associates, P.C., can represent you.