Camp Leatherneck, Afghanistan

Camp Leatherneck Military Lawyer | Court Martial Attorney

Covering 1,600 acres of land, Camp Leatherneck is a United States Marine Corps base is found in Helmand Province, Afghanistan. Majority of the site is located in Washir District and is consolidated with the Camp Bastion which is the primary military base of the British in Afghanistan.

Camp Leatherneck Military Lawyer | Court Martial Attorney

Camp Leatherneck

The camp is initially put up and harnessed by the 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade 2008 to prepare the troops who were to be assigned in Afghanistan. It was divided into four parts in 2011. Deconstruction is still undergoing as troops level continue to decline in support of decreasing operations in Afghanistan. The Supply Management Unit lot went on fire for over eight hours resulting to extensive damage which happened on May 16, 2010. The camp was also hit with one of the most intense sandstorms. In 2008, Naval Mobile Construction Battalions Five, Seven and Seventy-Four reconstructed the camp and expanded it from Camp Bastion.

There are many kinds of legal military cases, but all of them can be handled by the offices of Gonzalez & Waddington. Court martial cases, administrative proceedings, and military separations, and non-judicial punishment for service members in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and the Coast Guard are included in our field of expertise.


Our team of brilliant civilian military counsels fearlessly defends service members worldwide. This includes cases throughout the United States, the Middle East (including Bahrain, Kuwait, Afghanistan, Qatar), the Pacific Rim (Korea, Guam, Hawaii, Japan) and Europe (Germany, Italy, England, Spain, Cypress, Belgium, Turkey).

Our field of expertise covers the following situations:

  •   court martial cases,
  •   pre-charging investigation and representation,
  •   UCMJ Article 120 sexual assault,
  •   show cause boards,
  •   administrative separation boards,
  •   Article 15s and non-judicial punishment (NJP),
  •   Article 32 investigations,
  •   appeals,
  •   discharge upgrades,
  •   correction of military records,
  •   various other administrative proceedings,
  •   letter of reprimand rebuttals

Our professional counsels are equipped with decades of joint experience in defending and fighting such cases.