Gonzalez & Waddington – Attorneys at Law

Aggressive Columbus GA Military Defense Attorneys

When You Need a Court Martial Lawyer in Columbus Georgia

Our military defense attorneys have successfully defended service members around the world.

Columbus GA Military Defense Lawyers

The aggressive military defense attorneys at Gonzalez & Waddington have earned a reputation for defending service members at Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Navy, and Coast Guard installations worldwide. If you are stationed in Columbus GA and are under investigation for a military crime, then having the most experienced military attorney can be the difference between having your rights trampled versus winning your case or saving your career. Our military defense attorneys defend Columbus GA military service members in both UCMJ and administrative matters to include representing service members suspect of sexual assault, robbery, and other crimes under the UCMJ.

This film is an excellent example of why you should select the best military criminal defense lawyers available.

Our criminal defense attorneys defend false accusations of rape, child abuse, and sexual assault under Article 120 UCMJ, 120b UCMJ, and 120c UCMJ.

Unlike most civilian defense attorneys or your assigned military lawyer, pleading guilty is not something we commonly do. Our firm compel the military to prove their case beyond a reasonable doubt. We take almost every criminal case to trial and fight the allegations in front of a jury.

Our military court martial victories are clear. The suspected service member and his or her desired outcome is our chief concern. Our military attorneys keep lighter caseloads than the usual assigned defense lawyer so that we can concentrate on every case separately. Your trial will not be outsourced to a random attorney and we will not power you into a guilty plea at the last minute. Our criminal defense lawyers have successfully fought military court martial and ADSEP cases in the United States and globally.

Columbus GA Court Martial Lawyers

Our hard-hitting military lawyers will use our experience to fight your court martial or administrative separation (ADSEP) case in Columbus GA.

Call today to speak with a hard-hitting court martial defense attorney.

Service members stationed in Columbus GA deserve the best military defense lawyers possible to represent them at their trial or administrative separation proceeding.

If you or a family member are stationed in Columbus GA and are accused of a UCMJ offense such as sexual assault or if you are facing an administrative discharge, NJP, show cause board, reprimand, then contact our military lawyers today.

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Militarydefenseattorneys_4457The county seat of Muskogee County is Columbus, which is a city in Georgia. The city’s population is estimated to around 202 thousand people. In the city metropolitan area there are 316,554 people. The city is situated in the Chattahoochee Valley, and it is the second largest in Georgia. Columbus is ranked as number four for the quality of family life, and number 74 for the quality of living in the US.


Along with Augusta and Macon, Columbus is one of the three Fall Line Cities. On the south side of the city there are flat plains and on the north side are rolling hills. Because of the fall lines the city location was great for textile mills. The biggest river that goes through the city is Chattahoochee. Columbus is connected with Atlanta via interstate 185 and is 96 miles away from it. On the north side of the city is US Route 80. 216.3 square miles of the city perimeter island and only 4.7 square miles is water. The city climate is subtropical and humid. There is a natural snowline in the city. The north side is where the snow falls regularly every year, while in the south there is no snowfall at all.

History of Columbus, GA

Militarydefenseattorneys_4416The city was founded in 1828. Columbus got its name after Christopher Columbus. The Creek Indians lived across the city river, a place now called Phoenix City. The Indians were removed in 1836. The river was very important to the city, because it connected Columbus with other places. It was also important because cotton could be distributed to the cotton market through New Orleans and England. In 1850’s when the railroad was built and textile mills were booming alongside river, the city started to improve its industry. Soon afterwards, the city became one of the most important cities in the south. Columbus played a big role in the Civil War because the industry in the city was reorganized for making supplies for the Confederation. The city also produced swords for the army, and had both a shipyard and ironworks. Today, the casualties from the Confederate side are being remembered on one particular day, April 26. Columbus had some big problems with the white flight, urban blight and prostitution during the 1970’s. Even though it was a hard time for the city, it managed to recuperate, and once people started to settle in the affected areas, the city flourished once again.


There is a central district in Columbus which is the main business area in the city. Some of the biggest employers in the city are the government and the army. Fort Benning employs a lot of citizens of Columbus. Some of the biggest companies that have their offices in Columbus are Aflac, Carmike Cinemas, Bill Heard Enterprises, TSYS, W.C. Bradley Co., etc.

Fort Benning and the Columbus, GA Military Community

Fort Benning, which is one of the biggest employers in Columbus, is supporting some 120,000 reserve component soldiers, civilian employees, and active-duty military members. The base can send its soldiers by air, road or railroad. Infantry school, army armor school, and Institute for Security Cooperation are parts of the base as well. Benning was founded in 1918. During World War I Benning was used for basic training of soldiers. The post is well known for its unique recreational facilities and beautiful environment. Thanks to Benning, trained and adapted soldiers are ready to take the stand and go to the battlefield prepared for the worst. Aside from that, it can also turn ordinary civilians into infantrymen. Those who graduate from Fort Benning are regarded as some of the best in the world.

Georgia Military Defense Lawyers

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