Office of the Staff Judge Advocate (OSJA)



Provide DLIFLC and USAG POM commanders and their staffs with accurate, proactive legal advice on all issues impacting DLIFLC’s mission of supporting DoD foreign language requirements worldwide and USAG POM’s mission of providing professional base support services, while delivering quality legal services to service members, retirees, and their family members.



To provide timely and accurate legal guidance and support on the full range of issues affecting the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center and the Presidio of Monterey and the well-being of its people.





Office of Staff Judge Advocate Legal Office photo.

The OSJA Legal Office photo from April 2014.


Staff Judge Advocate

Lt. Col. Daniel Tanabe


Monday through Friday

For appointments or questions please call: