Defending Your Rights at Peterson Space Force Base: Military Trial Defenders

Securing Justice for Military Members


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Specialists In Sexual Assault & Harassment

Your Team of Military Trial Defense Attorneys

Lance Wood

Lance Wood, a Colorado native, has spent 20+ years as a military defense lawyer. His journey began with a solemn oath taken 37 days after 9/11 to uphold and defend the Constitution as part of the United States Air Force JAG Corps. Lance’s extensive career included roles as a prosecutor, defense counsel, and appellate defense counsel, earning him recognition as the #1 Senior Defense Counsel in the Air Force in 2011. His unwavering commitment to justice and defending those who protect America is evident, and as a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, he continues to champion this cause. Lance’s work in Colorado Springs reflects his belief that the Constitution is not a mere technicality but a cornerstone of justice.

Christopher Cazares

Chris Cazares started his legal career with the Air Force. He holds a J.D. and boasts over a decade of legal experience. His career has encompassed roles as both a defense lawyer and prosecutor, reflecting his adaptability and unwavering commitment to justice. Commissioned in the United States Air Force in 2001, Chris served as a military defense lawyer, top-ranked prosecutor, and instructor. He has handled numerous cases, including a death penalty defense, and is dedicated to meeting his clients’ unique needs. His impactful legal contributions extend to the Colorado Springs community, where he has made a significant mark.

Tim Cedar

Tim Cedar, an attorney with a decade of military justice experience as a Navy JAG, is dedicated to achieving justice for his clients. He represents servicemembers in various branches, handling UCMJ charges and appeals. Additionally, he manages Redwood Law PLLC, where he combines his trial and civil litigation experience to advocate for injured pedestrians and cyclists in the Seattle-Tacoma area, bringing both legal skill and personal passion to these cases. Tim’s unwavering commitment to justice has been a constant in his career, from his military service to his civilian practice.

What Our Clients Say

“My legal team worked with Mr Woods to sort out all the ins and outs of the Fort Carson hospital command. He was very responsive to my needs and offered expertise in military law and defense. Mr Woods made me feel comfortable and more confident in navigating the military legal system. I am most appreciative to him!” –  A Colorado Military Serviceman 



Guardians of Justice: Expert Military Trial Defense at Peterson AFB

At Military Trial Defenders, our mission is to establish ourselves as the premier choice for military personnel seeking specialized legal representation within Peterson Space Force Base. We are dedicated to ensuring that your rights and interests receive unwavering protection. When you encounter legal challenges, our highly experienced legal team is your steadfast ally, providing advocacy and representation for military personnel stationed at the base. Count on us as the specialists in assisting military personnel from Peterson Space Force Base, ensuring that you receive the dedicated representation your military branch deserves.

Peterson Air Force Base: A Hub of Military Operations

Peterson Space Force Base, located in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, is a pivotal military installation that also plays a crucial role in civil aviation. As a shared joint civil-military airport, it provides essential runways for the adjacent City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport, fostering cooperation and efficient resource utilization.

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Defending North America’s Skies and Beyond

The base is not only a critical aviation hub but is also home to the Air Force Space Command, a major command established on September 1, 1982. This command, headquartered at Peterson Space Force Base, Colorado, has a vital mission: defending North America through space and intercontinental ballistic missile operations. Their efforts are at the forefront of safeguarding the nation’s security.

Legal Counsel for Military Members

For military personnel stationed at Peterson Space Force Base, the possibility of facing legal challenges is a reality. In such cases, legal representation becomes crucial. Military Trial Defenders is dedicated to assisting military members in a range of cases, specialzing in sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases but also including criminal investigations and administrative actions. They serve personnel across the Air Force.

Your Trusted Legal Advocates

At Military Trial Defenders, the legal team understands the complexities of military law and the unique challenges military members may encounter. With their knowledge and unwavering dedication, they are prepared to stand by your side, ensuring that your rights and interests are vigorously defended.

FAQ Section

What types of cases do you handle?
We handle a wide range of cases, including courts-martial, administrative actions, discharge boards, and other military legal matters specific to Peterson Space Force Base.

Why might military members at Peterson SFB need legal counsel?
Sexual assault allegations, drug use offenses, and other criminal allegations can jeopardize military careers. That’s why you need an experienced team of military specialists like Lawyer Lance Wood and Tim Cedner on your side. Consequences for alleged offenses under the UCMJ can be complex, depending on the circumstances and charges’ severity. If you’re facing charges,, or an investigation, our dedicated defense lawyers are here to assist you.


How can legal counsel assist military members at Peterson SFB?
 Legal counsel can provide guidance, representation, and advocacy during legal proceedings, ensuring that the rights and interests of military members are protected.


Are there specific legal services available to military members at Peterson SFB?

Yes, legal services for military members often include criminal defense, support during investigations, and legal representation from Military Trial Defenders in Courts-martial, among other matters.

Is it important to consult with an attorney like Lance Wood for military legal issues?
Yes, consulting with an attorney like Lance Wood who specializes in military law is crucial to navigate the complex legal processes unique to the military. He can provide expertise and guidance tailored to the military context. Specifically, Mr. Wood is a retired Air Force JAG with decades of experience he can leverage to help navigate the military justice system.


How do I know if I qualify for your legal representation?
We provide legal representation for active-duty military personnel stationed at Peterson Space Force Base. Contact us for a consultation to determine if we can assist with your specific case.


Our Peterson Space Force Location

102 S. Tejon Street, Suite 1100

Colorado Springs, CO 80903

(877) 916-9657


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