Judge Scott W. Stucky
States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
E St., NW
United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces exercises world-wide
appellate jurisdiction over court-martial cases involving U.S. military
personnel. Cases on our docket address a broad range of legal issues,
including constitutional law, evidence, administrative law, and national
security law. Our decisions are subject to direct review by the Supreme
Court of the United States. Our clerks perform an important public service
in an environment designed to enhance their legal skills. The Court’s
web site, http://www.armfor.uscourts.gov, contains useful information
about the Court, including recent decisions.
Stucky is a native of Kansas and graduated from Wichita State University
(1970) and Harvard Law School (1973). He served as an Air Force judge
advocate on active duty from 1973 to 1978. Judge Stucky was legislative
counsel and principal legislative counsel to the Department of the Air
Force from 1983 to 1996. From 1996 to 2006, he served as general counsel
and minority counsel to the Senate Committee on Armed Services. He was
appointed to the Court by President Bush on December 20, 2006. Judge
Stucky is a retired colonel in the Air Force Reserve.
- Judge Stucky has filled his position for the clerkship for the 2013-2015 terms of court. Information about future openings will be posted on this web site when available.
- Judge Stucky has filled his position for the 2013 summer internship. Information about future openings will be posted on this web site when available.
CONTACT: Jim Young or Ed McGugin, (202) 761-1461.