Coast Guard names its first female judge advocate general and chief counsel

Coast Guard names its first female judge advocate general and chief counsel
Rear Admiral Melissa Bert has been named the new Coast Guard Judge Advocate General & Chief Counsel WASHINGTON — The U.S. Coast Guard announced Friday that Rear Adm. Melissa Bert has been invested as Judge Advocate General & Chief Counsel of the Coast Guard. Bert is the service’s first woman to hold that office. Bert was most recently the director of Governmental and Public Affairs for...