Protect Our Defenders
Active Service Members and Veterans – Free Legal Services
Service Area: Nationwide
Serving: Active Service Members and Veterans
Description: Protect Our Defenders Foundation has created a network of lawyers and POD staff willing to assist survivors of military sexual assault and sexual harassment – including service members, veterans, and U.S. civilians assaulted by members of the military -- and bystanders and whistleblowers who are suffering retaliation for intervening or reporting sexual assault or harassment, at no cost.
IF YOU ARE A SERVICE MEMBER, VETERAN, OR CIVILIAN who experienced military sexual assault, sexual harassment, retaliation for reporting, and/or are a whistleblower, please fill out the following application.
F YOU ARE A VETERAN and military sexual assault or sexual harassment survivor (MST) who is seeking assistance with a discharge upgrade and/or are seeking assistance filing a VA claim or appeal, please select the following application.