Diego Garcia, Indian Ocean

Diego Garcia Military Lawyer | Court Martial Attorney

Diego Garcia is a naval air facility under the British Indian Ocean Territory that is operated by the United States Navy located in the central Indian Ocean. The camp’s long history goes back to the periods between 1968 and 1973 when Chagossianswere thrown out by the British government eventually allowing the United States to install a military base.

Diego Garcia Military Lawyer | Court Martial Attorney

Diego Garcia

The atoll sits in the Chagos Archipelago surrounded by the African coast in the east, Kanyakumari, India in the southwest part and the Australian west coast in the northwest region. It is also in close proximity to the tip of the Chagos-Laccadive Ridge, the southern part where a massive submarine range, chain of coral reefs and other islands such as the Maldives are found. As an established large naval facility, Diego Garcia is known as the support base for submarines and military including communication support, space tracking and as an anchorage for the Military Sealift Command whenever military supplies are needed for operations within the region.

For servicemen who formerly served at Diego Garcia, Gonzalez & Waddington, LLC can provide the following legal services:

  • 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
  • Administrative proceedings
  • And letter of reprimand rebuttals

We are an international criminal defense law firm with a team of military defense lawyers who are extensively and widely experienced in fighting 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.

Our attorneys represent clients worldwide aggressively defending service members throughout the United States, Europe (Germany, Italy, England, Spain, Cypress, Belgium, Turkey), the Middle East (including Bahrain, Kuwait, Afghanistan, Qatar), and the Pacific Rim (Korea, Guam, Hawaii, Japan).

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