Experienced Military Criminal Defense Lawyer
Trusted Representation For All Service Members
Criminally accused military service members deserve outstanding and aggressive
defense from a trusted and highly experienced legal professional. You
have protected and defended your country - you deserve to have someone
on your side to protect your rights and defend your freedom. Joseph L.
Jordan, Attorney at Law is a former service member who proudly stands
behind the men and women serving this great country and ensures that they
receive the representation that they deserve. If you or a loved one faces
any sort of civilian or military criminal matter, you need to immediately
retain the legal counsel of our firm.
Founding Attorney Joseph L. Jordan has provided excellent service to our
military members for many years. Mr. Jordan prides himself on being direct
and relatable to all clients. As a former Army enlisted Soldier, Army
combat arms officer, and Army Judge Advocate General's (JAG) Corps
officer, he understands the immediate importance of protecting a service
member's name, rank, and rights after a criminal accusation. If you
are a Soldier, Sailor, Marine, Airman, or Coast Guardsman, you can trust
your case to Attorney Jordan!
Joseph L. Jordan, Attorney at Law is committed to providing military service
members with excellent representation for cases and hearings both domestically
and overseas. In 2015 alone, Attorney Jordan and his team obtained numerous
victories for clients in Court Martial cases, Board of Inquiries, Administrative
Separation Board hearings, Article 15 hearings, Investigations, and General
Memorandum of Reprimands.
READ OUR SUMMARY OF CASE RESULTS FROM 2015
Dedicated to the Same Qualities as the U.S. Armed Forces
Each branch of the service aims to fill its ranks with dutiful and honorable
service members. The Army, Air Force, Coast Guard, Navy, and Marine Corps
are all armed services that follow the
Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ) and require all members to uphold the duties of liberty, service and justice.
When an enlisted member,
special operations member, or officer is in violation of any direct order or criminal law
that is outlined in the Uniform Code, he or she will face immediate disciplinary
action from superiors.
Depending on the type of crime or act for which the individual was arrested,
disciplinary actions may vary. Commonly, less serious
are handled through a non-judicial process, such as an
Article 15 hearing
, captain's mast, or office hours. More serious crimes, such as violent
, or assault, will be required to be tried in a
. Anyone involved in these types of disciplinary actions should be represented
by the trusted military defense attorney from our firm.
Why Hire a Civilian Attorney?
See the benefits of hiring a former service member for your case.
Why Hire Us?
Active Duty Court Martial Defense
Active Duty Sexual Assault
Officer Elimination Boards
Confessions and Statements
Article 32 Process
Pretext Phone Calls
Accused of a Crime
Sexual Assault Investigation
Why hire a Civilian Military Defense Lawyer
Joseph L. Jordan, Attorney at Law can also represent you in general officer
memorandum of reprimand (GOMAR) rebuttals, officer evaluation report (OER)
and non-commissioned officer evaluation report (NCOER) appeals, filing
inspector general (IG) and congressional complaints, or if you are facing
a Board of Inquiry or have been accused of going absent without leave
(AWOL). We can also provide counsel and representation if you need to
file a written appeal with the Discharge Review Board to change, correct,
or modify your discharge or dismissal from the military.
Wherever you are stationed, we can help you!
The United States Military is stationed all around the world. Military
bases abound throughout the Continental U.S., Alaska, Hawaii, and U.S.
territories, as well as Asia, Africa, Europe, and Latin America. With
bases so spread out, you need an attorney who you can trust and who can
come to you. The firm of Joseph L. Jordan, Attorney at Law can travel
to wherever you are located. Our firm is based in Texas, but the
bases we serve are located across the nation and around the globe.
Mr. Jordan has successfully represented service members in Europe, Asia,
the Middle East, Alaska, and all over the contiguous United States. Attorney
Jordan also has served as a consultant and been reported on in various
media outlets, including Fox News,
New York Times,
Wall Street Journal, ABC News,
Air Force Times
, and all of the local San Antonio and Killeen affiliates. The dedication
that the UCMJ firm of Joseph L. Jordan, Attorney at Law has for clients
puts us in a class alone; we are absolutely committed to ensuring that
our client's side of the story is told and that his or her rights
as an active military member or reservist are protected.
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Attorney Jordan served as an Army prosecutor in Korea and Fort Hood. His
past experience with the Army JAG Corps includes serving as a legal assistance
attorney, chief of claims, interim chief of justice, operational law attorney,
and administrative law attorney. He also previously served as an interim
chief of military justice. Attorney Jordan is admitted to practice law
in Arkansas. He is also an active member of the Arkansas Bar Association,
American Bar Association, Military Law Section of the Texas Bar Association,
and the Criminal Law Section of the American Bar Association.
Working with Joseph L. Jordan, Attorney at Law can greatly benefit your
case. He conducts thorough, independent interviews and works with private
investigators to gain an objective understanding of the facts of each
case. If you have been arrested or are facing a
separation board or a
discharge from your position, you need to immediately
contact our firm and speak with a trusted and highly experienced military defense attorney today!