How to become a member of the Coast Guard Judge Advocate General Team


CGJAG offers multiple employment opportunities to join our team, including our:

Visit the Coast Guard Recruiting website To apply for the, Direct Commission Law (DCL) or Direct Commission Law–Selected Reserve (DCL-SELRES) program

Civilian Attorney Positions

As a civilian in the U.S. Coast Guard, You will provide essential services in diverse legal matters.

For those interested in joining CGJAG as a civilian attorney, please find any open opportunities

Any and all further questions may be directed to our CGJAG Accessions Team by email at: or phone at: (202) 372-3822.