​The Staff Judge Advocate is responsible for providing legal services for the Commander, Joint Forces Headquarters, Joint Force Headquarters staff, and the plan and coordinate for legal services for assigned, attached, and operationally aligned forces of the California Army National Guard and California Air National Guard.

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California National Guard Legal Guide
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California Manual for Courts Martial




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