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Tort Claims

Tort claims include claims arising out of personal injury, wrongful death, or property damage allegedly caused by the negligence of a government employee acting within the scope of employment. Examples of tort allegations include but are not limited to:

  • Medical malpractice
  • Slip and fall cases
  • Motor vehicle accidents, including insurance subrogation claims

To file a tort claim, please read our Tort Claim Instructions and complete a Standard Form 95.

Tort claims may be mailed to (U.S. Post Office mailing address):

Office of the Staff Judge Advocate
Military District of Washington
ATTN: Claims
204 Lee Ave., Suite B12
Fort Myer, VA 22211

If you use a delivery service, the delivery address is:

Office of the Staff Judge Advocate
Military District of Washington
ATTN: Claims
201 Lee Ave. (Bldg. 201)
Fort Myer, VA 22211