Captain Krissy Diggs serves as a Special Victims’ Counsel (SVC) with the Special Victims’ Counsel Division, Community Legal Services Directorate, Air Force Legal Operations Agency (AFLOA/CLSV), currently assigned to Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. In this capacity, Capt Diggs provides independent legal representation to and advocacy on behalf of sexual assault survivors during the investigation and prosecution process.
Capt Diggs received a direct commission as an Air Force Judge Advocate in November 2015, and entered active duty in January 2016. In 2015, she received her Juris Doctorate from The University of Alabama School of Law. Before entering active duty, she was an extern for Tuscaloosa County’s Family Court judge in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. In 2014, Capt Diggs studied abroad in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory at Australian National University College of Law.
During Capt Diggs’ first assignment at Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, she
was the Chief of Administrative Law, Operations Law, and Adverse
Actions. Her additional duties included Special Assistant to the United States Attorney in the Southern District of Ohio. In 2017, she deployed to JTF-GTMO, where she served as the Deputy Chief of Military Justice. In her second assignment at Moody Air Force Base Legal Office, she was the Chief of General Law and Military Justice, where she provided legal advice to the 23d Wing and the 93d Air Ground Operations Wing (AGOW).
She is admitted to practice before The Supreme Court of Alabama, The United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, and The United States Air Force Court of Criminal Appeals.
2008 Associate in Liberal Arts, Pensacola State College, Pensacola, FL
2011 Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL
2015 Juris Doctor, The University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, AL
2015 Master of Science in Sports Business Management, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
1. January 2016 – July 2018, Chief of Administrative Law, Operational Law, Adverse Actions, 88th Air Base Wing, Wright-Patterson AFB, OH, (April – October 2017, Deployed, Deputy Chief, Military Justice, JTF-GTMO, Cuba)
2. July 2018 – June 2019, Chief of General Law, Military Justice, 23d Wing, Moody AFB, GA
3. June 2019 – Present, Special Victims’ Counsel, Air Force Legal Operations Agency, Moody AFB,
AWARDS & DECORATIONS
Joint Service Commendation Medal
Air Force Commendation Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Global War On Terrorism Expeditionary Medal Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
Air Force Expeditionary Service Ribbon with Gold Border Air Force Longevity Service
Air Force Training Ribbon
EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION
First Lieutenant 10 January 2016 Captain 10 July 2016
(Current as of June 2019)