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Legal Services Support Team

Legal Administrative Officer

CWO4 Michael Baskin


Officer in Charge

Colonel Mark T. Schnakenberg


Legal Services Chief

MGySgt Christopher B. Pere


To provide legal services support, in garrison, to operating forces and supporting establishment commands, as well as individual Marines, Sailors, eligible family members, and other eligible beneficiaries in the following areas: Prosecution Services, Defense Services, Victims’ Legal Counsel Services, Post-Trial Services, Administrative Law, Civil Law, Legal Assistance and V.I.T.A. (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance).

Legal Administration Manual (MCO 5800.16A)
Marine Corps Installation Command Roles and Responsibilities (MCO 5400.54)

For information on how to request mast:

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Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton