The 482d Fighter Wing Legal Team is committed to enabling the 482d Fighter Wing to answer our nation's call through air, land, and sea by providing world class legal advice.
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Staff Judge Advocate: David R. Groendyk, Major, USAF (Active Duty)
The Staff Judge Advocate for HQ AFRC/JA OL-H SJA is assigned to HQ AFRC/JA but located at Homestead. The SJA, by special AFRC charter, serves as the legal advisor to the 482 FW/CC on the following mission priorities (listed in order of importance):
Civilian Employment/Labor Law
Environmental Law/Real Property Issues
JAG Recruiting and Interviewing
UCI Inspection Team
Staff Judge Advocate: Cesar Pineiro, Lt Col, USAF (Reserve)
The 482 FW/JA serves as the legal advisor to 482 FW/CC on a variety of legal topics to include:
Adverse Actions (Reserve)
Legal Assistance for reserve members during UTAs.
Law Office Manager: Elaine Middleton, MSgt, USAF
The law office manager provides extensive support to the HQ AFRC/JA Office of the Staff Advocate. Notaries and powers of attorney available by appointment only.