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SUBJ/FY-14 JUDGE ADVOCATE GENERAL'S CORPS IN-SERVICE PROCUREMENT PROGRAM
REF/C/10 U.S.C. 6323//
NARR/REF A IS JUDGE ADVOCATE GENERAL'S CORPS IN-SERVICE PROCUREMENT PROGRAM
AUTHORIZATION 111A. REF B IS OPNAVINST 1811.3A, VOLUNTARY RETIREMENT AND
TRANSFER TO THE FLEET RESERVE OF MEMBERS OF THE NAVY SERVING ON ACTIVE DUTY.
REF C IS TITLE 10 U.S.C, SECTION 6323,
OFFICERS: 20 YEARS.//
RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN announces convening of the FY-14 Judge Advocate
General's Corps (JAGC) In-Service Procurement Program (IPP) selection board in
January 2014. The JAGC IPP provides outstanding, career-motivated enlisted
personnel of all ratings, who meet the eligibility criteria, the opportunity
to earn a commission in the JAG Corps. Some candidates selected for the JAGC
IPP may also have an opportunity to train to complete a Juris Doctor (JD) or
Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree in preparation for a JAGC commission. The FY-
14 board will accept applications for direct commissions and commissions
following funded legal education training.
2. This program is open to active duty enlisted Sailors and Navy Full-Time
Support (FTS) personnel in any rating or military occupational specialty in
paygrades E5 through E7 at the time of the application. Applicants must have
served on active duty for a period no less than two years and no more than 10
years. Members of the individual ready reserve (IRR) or serving on active
duty for special work (ADSW), active duty for training (ADT), or one-to-three
year recalls are not eligible for this program.
3. Ref (a) provides information on authorized program benefits, eligibility,
obligated service, and program requirements. Per ref (a), para 4, program
requirements will not be waived.
4. Application procedures are provided in ref (a) and this NAVADMIN. Further
program information can be found at
5. Applicants must not have reached their 42nd birthday by the time of
initial appointment and commissioning. Age waivers will not be granted.
6. Amplifying education information for the FY-14 board.
a. Law School Admission Test (LSAT) exam scores are required for all
b. All applicants must hold a baccalaureate degree from an accredited
institution. Applicants must submit their official transcripts and a complete
list of all schools attended.
c. Applicants for the Funded Legal Education Training Program must have
at least one acceptance letter to a Law Degree Program (JD or LLB) from a law
school considered by the American Bar Association
(ABA) to be accredited under provisions established by the ABA.
d. Applicants applying for direct commission must have obtained a law
degree (JD or LLB) from a law school considered by the ABA to be accredited
under provisions established by the ABA at their graduation. Applicants must
submit their official transcripts and a complete list of all schools attended.
e. Applicants for direct commission must submit a letter or certificate
of good standing from the licensing authority admitting the applicant to the
practice of law before a federal court or the highest court of a state, a U.S.
territory, the commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or the District of Columbia.
7. For planning purposes, applicants are reminded that, per ref (b) and ref
(c) to be eligible for voluntary retirement, an applicant appointed as an
officer is required to complete at least 20 years of active service, of which
at least 10 years of service must be as an active commissioned officer (unless
8. Applications must be postmarked NLT 2 December 2013 and mailed, via
applicant's current commanding officer, to:
Commander, Navy Personnel Command
Attn: JAGC Accessions Office
5720 Integrity Drive
Millington, TN 38055-4416
Additional or amplifying documents to include LSAT scores must be postmarked
NLT 21 January 2014. Incomplete applications and applications received after
this date will not be reviewed by the board. In addition, applicants must
ensure official college transcripts from each school attended are forwarded to
the above address.
9. Per ref (b), prior to submitting a completed application, applicants are
required to contact PERS-4416E to schedule a structured interview with two
JAGC officers. This requirement is separate from and, in addition to, the
10. Point of contact is Ms. Jana Rittman, Assistant JAGC Accessions Detailer,
at (901)874-4087/DSN 882-4087 or via e-mail at jana.rittman(at)navy.mil.
11. Released by Vice Admiral S. R. Van Buskirk, N1.//