WHAT WE DO

The USU Office of General Counsel is part of the Defense Legal Services Agency and serves the USU community. We provide timely and cogent legal advice, workable solutions, and objective, zealous representation to advance military health education and research. Our attorneys specialize in a wide range of complex law, including: education, fiscal, employment, contract, administrative, government ethics, healthcare, bioethics, technology transfer, legal assistance, and military.

Brigade Judge Advocate General (JAG) provides legal support to the USU Brigade Commander and all military members billeted at USU. For all active duty military employees billeted at USU, the USU JAG can provide guidance on ethics matters such as Outside Activity Requests, Fundraising, foreign travel, and Student Promotions Committee advising. Legal services are available to active duty, retirees, and dependents.

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RESOURCES

Neither the University nor the United States Government warrants the accuracy and reliability of the information contained herein. No liability is assumed.

FEDERAL HEALTH LAW COURSE

The Federal Health Law Course is the primary source of health care law training for health law attorneys throughout the DoD and VA. It provides a unique forum for health care law professionals throughout the DoD and other federal agencies to discuss critical health care issues.

MILITARY HEALTH LAW NETWORK - RESEARCH HELPER

This is a compilation of legal authorities covering topics of interest to the military medical/ federal health law community, listed in alphabetical order by subject. This is a reference resource compiled and maintained by OGC.

LEGAL ASSISTANCE

Personal legal assistance services are available to USU active duty service members, dependents, and retirees through the Brigade Judge Advocate. The legal assistance resources available on the OGC site are available to the USU community and public but do not constitute the provision of legal services through the Office of General Counsel.

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

MARK PETERSON, GENERAL COUNSEL
4301 Jones Bridge Road, A1030
Bethesda, Maryland 20814-4799

Phone: (301) 295-3028
OGC@usuhs.edu