10 February 2011
MEMORANDUM FOR Dr. Susan Duncan, Assistant G-1 for Civilian Personnel, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-1, 300 Army Pentagon, Washington, DC 20310-0300
SUBJECT: Army Civilian Training, Education, and Development System (ACTEDS) Plan - Career Field 56 (Legal)
Persuant to my AR 600-3 personal manegement responsibilities, enclosed for approval is a
proposed Army Civilian Training, Education, and Development System (ACTEDS) plan for
attorneys in Career Field 56 (Legal). This is a critical first step as we transition to an Army
This ACTEDS plan's coverage is limited to attorneys to address immediate professional
development requirements resulting from the ever-increasing complexity of legal services. To
complement the attorney ACTEDS plan, development has begun on a legal paraprofessional
ACTEDS plan that will cover the remaining members of the career program.
If you have any questions or require additional information, please contact my Director of
Civilian Personnel, Ms. Diane Nugent, at (571) 256-2872.
Dana K. Chipman
Lieutenant General, USA
The Judge Advocate General