Military law can seem like a complex and confusing area of the law with big impacts on the lives of service members and others. Because of this reality, and the significant impact military law can have on many aspects of a service member's life, it is helpful for military members to understand what military law refers to and some of the concerns it may address.
When a military career ends prematurely it can end in an administrative separation which can have a significant and negative impact on military members, their lives and futures. There are two types of administrative separations military service members should be familiar with including administrative separations and punitive discharges.
You and your spouse have built a successful life in the military. One or both of you may be officers who earn substantial income and have been able to provide for your children's financial needs, perhaps even accruing savings for their college educations. Life as a military officer can be both rewarding and challenging. It is definitely not easy to balance the demands of career, marriage, parenting and family life in general, especially if your duties take you overseas.
Whenever couples are facing divorce, they are likely prepared for a few challenges. While a military divorce is not unlike a civilian divorce in many respects, there are some differences unique to a military divorce that the family law process can help divorcing military couples with.
Divorcing couples have many concerns which usually include child custody and property division and may also include child support and spousal support or alimony. While a military divorce can carry with it certain complexities, there are some basics to understand that apply to most divorces.
Because a job may depend on a security clearance, it is important to understand the security clearance process and the guidelines for obtaining a security clearance. Familiarity with he process and guidelines can help those seeking a security clearance better troubleshoot challenges that may arise.