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Military Law

Dallas, Texas Military Law Attorneys

Regardless of whether you're facing a court martial, administrative separation, war crime allegation, or federal investigation or charges, our office provides a full-range of legal representation for the service men and women of all the military branches. Our military law attorney, Colby C. Vokey, is a retired Lieutenant Colonel from the Marine Corps with over 20 years of active duty service. Mr. Vokey has extensive experience with understanding and applying the rules of engagement, the requirements of the Geneva Convention, and the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ). As a military officer, combat veteran and lawyer, Mr. Vokey understands the challenges men and women face in the field when split second decisions are required or when faced with military orders and regulations.

If you are facing military disciplinary action, criminal charges, or are in need of expert assistance in military matters, contact military law attorneys at the law office of Fitzpatrick Hagood Smith & Uhl today.

Military Law, Criminal Charges, and Military Consultant

The law office of Fitzpatrick Hagood Smith & Uhl represents military men and women of the Marines, Army, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, and civilian contractors working overseas in cases involving the following:

  • Court Martial
  • Administrative Separation Boards and Boards of Inquiry (BOI)
  • Article 32 Investigations
  • Senior Officer cases
  • Military investigations involving the CID, NCIS, and OSI
  • Civilian contractors working overseas facing charges
  • Non-judicial punishment and Article 15 hearings
  • Appeals or Clemency
  • Cases involving Rules of Engagement or war crimes
  • National security cases
  • Military Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act (MEJA) cases
  • Application of the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ)
  • Boards of Inquiry
  • Chapter separations and Administrative Discharge Boards

We Understand how the Military Law Works

Mr. Vokey has handled all kinds of offenses ranging from unauthorized absence (UA or AWOL) to sexual assault to war crime allegations in Iraq and Afghanistan. He is prepared to travel anywhere in the world to defend our nation's service men and women in cases that involve military law. In cases that require investigation, Mr. Vokey is prepared to work with military investigators and forensic specialists. His familiarity with orders and regulations, military investigations, and the structure and organization of military units enable him to identify suspicious testimony and falsified reports.

Expert in Military Matters

Additionally, Mr. Vokey has served as an expert witness and consultant in military matters for both state and federal cases. His wide and varied experiences qualify him to provide expert opinion, advice and testimonial in: general military matters; strategy, tactics and operations; military administration; military benefits, separation and retirement; criminal law; military law; and government contracting and ethics.

Contact Military Law Attorneys at Fitzpatrick Hagood Smith & Uhl Today

It's important to work with an attorney who understands the military, its law, and what it's like to be a servicemember. If you need legal counsel or representation in a military legal matter, contact the law office of Fitzpatrick Hagood Smith & Uhl today and schedule an appointment to discuss your case with Mr. Vokey.

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