Goals of the Process

Prepare a timely record of trial adequate for appellate review.

  • ucmjlawfirm244Identify, correct, curtail or kill incipient appellate issues.
  • Accused’s best chance for clemency.
  • Defense notice and opportunity to be heard before convening authority (CA) takes initialaction on a case.
  • Help CA make informed decision when taking initial action on a case.