The Military Trial Defense Service provides legal representation to soldiers under trial before military courts, and in related proceedings.
Representation is provided free of charge. Every soldier subject to military justice proceedings (as a defendant or as suspect) is entitled to receive counseling and representation.
Representation is provided by career and mandatory service Judge Advocates, as well as private sector criminal attorneys, in their capacity as reserve Judge Advocates, as appropriate.
IDF headquarters, Rabin Base, Tel Aviv.
IDF Trial Defense Service Headquarters
Appeals and representation of officers ranked Lt. Col and above.
Head of the Military Trial Defense service: Col. Asher Halperin
Policy and Appeals Section: Maj. Regina Daskal
Shivtei Israel 78, Jaffa
Trial Defense Service for the Central Command, The Air Force, General Staff units and the Homefront Command)
Deputy to the Head of the Military Trial Defense services: LT. Col Lilach Rubin
District Defenders: Maj. Yossi Daskal; Maj. Adi Eisner
Hadar 8, Haifa
Trial Defense Service for the Northern Command and the Navy
District Defender: Maj. Rinat Levy
Yoav Base (Near Kiryat Malachi)
Trial Defense Service for the Southern Command and Ground Forces
District Defender: Maj. Meirav Itzhaki