U.S. Army Trial Defense Services (TDS)

Fort Leavenworth Field Office

The U.S. Army Trial Defense Service (TDS) is not part of the Fort Leavenworth Command. Rather, TDS was established by the Army to provide a full range of defense legal services to soldiers in the rank of private through general.  TDS offices worldwide report through their own supervisory chain to a separate TDS HQs in Fort Belvoir, VA.The information presented on the TDS web site is for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for legal advice from certified TDS counsel at Fort Leavenworth.

Commanders seeking legal advice for issues arising in their command should consult attorneys in the Office of the Staff Judge Advocate.

The Trial Defense Service office is located at -
415 Custer Ave Building 55 Fort Leavenworth KS 66027

The phone number is - 913-684-1866 / 1864 / 1860

Hours of Operation are -
Monday through Thursday 0900-1130, 1300-1630
Friday 0900-1200

Administrative Separation Briefings are held on Tuesday and Thursday at 0900.
Article 15 Briefing are held on Tuesday and Thursday at 1300.