Other Adverse Actions


Service members may face any number of adverse actions based on alleged misconduct that does not warrant a court-martial in the eyes of command and servicing legal staff. Some of those adverse actions include:

  • Non-judicial Punishment under Article 15, Uniform Code of Military Justice
  • General Officer Memorandums of Reprimand
  • Flying Evaluation Boards
  • Negative performance reports/evaluations, and
  • Other written admonishments.

Adverse Actions Military Lawyer

The more senior the service member, the more significant the consequences associated with these adverse actions. Mr. Berens has significant experience advising commanders of their options in this arena. Therefore, Mr. Berens carries a unique skill set to help accused service members navigate the complexities of adverse actions.

Ratings and Reviews

Outstanding Lawyer, Outstanding Person

After 6 deployments and serving 8 honorable years in one of the Army’s most elite units I found myself in Pre-trial confinement facing a laundry list of felonies. What did I do? I did what any military service member should do, if and when they are facing any sort of military punishment. I hired the…

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