The Offutt AFB Law Center provides legal services to all active duty personnel, military dependents, retirees, members of the Guar*d and Reserve* members on active duty orders.
Active Duty Members & Dependents: Call (402) 294-3732 (DSN 271-3732) for an appointment.
*Guard and Reserve: Call (402) 294-3732 (DSN 271-3732) prior to going to the legal office to check your eligibility for legal assistance, notaries and powers of attorney. Some services may only be available on Title 10 orders only.
Retirees & Dependents: The Offutt AFB Law Center reserves one day per month for retirees and dependents to receive wills and other legal assistance. Please call the law center at (402) 294-3732 (DSN 271-3732) for information on our next retiree day. (Retirees and dependents are welcome during walk-in hours for notary and Powers of Attorney services).
Notary & Power of Attorney Services (walk-in)
M - F, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Closed on federal holidays and ACC down days
*For Powers of Attorney, please visit this website
and complete the form prior to going to the legal office: https://aflegalassistance.law.af.mil/
Legal Assistance and Wills
AD and Deployers, by appointment only, please call (402) 294-3732 (DSN 294-3732)
For Wills, please visit this website and complete the form prior to calling for an appointment: https://aflegalassistance.law.af.mil/
Legal Assistance is provided in a wide range of areas including:
· Family Law Issues
· Wills & Living Wills*
· Special Needs Children Issues
· Landlord - Tenant Issues
· Identity Theft / Financial Fraud
· Debt Collection
· Immigration and U.S. Citizenship
· USERRA Rights for Guard/Reserve
JAG Legal Assistance services are not limited to these areas. If you have a question regarding a topic not listed, contact our office at (402) 294-3732 to see if we can be of assistance.
Limitations on Legal Assistance
Legal Assistance JAGs cannot represent you in court or in administrative proceedings. We cannot provide assistance in the following areas: Issues involving personal commercial enterprises; Law of Armed Conflict issues; Official matters in which the U.S. Air Force has an interest or is involved in the final outcome; criminal matters; or questions regarding the USAF Standards of Conduct.
Contact the Area Defense Counsel at (402) 294-3939 or DSN 271-3939 if you have questions regarding criminal issues under the Uniform Code of Military Justice or state / federal criminal law, or questions regarding Air Force Standards of Conduct and unprofessional relationships
PCS Related Household Goods Claims
The DD Form 1840 / 1840R (pink form) must be submitted to the carrier within 70 days after delivery of a household goods shipment. This process can now be done online at https://claims.jag.af.mil. The online process only applies to Air Force sponsored moves. Members unable to file online may bring their pink forms to the claims office M - Th / 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Questions regarding the new process may be addressed to the Air Force Claims Service Center at 1-877- 754-1212 (24 / 7 customer service line).
Click on Smooth Move information regarding full replacement value of household goods damaged during a move and information regarding damage to personally owned vehicles. If you require additional assistance, contact the legal office at 294-2348.