Office of General Counsel

Paul Hadjiyane, General Counsel


To provide timely, independent, and objective legal counsel and advice to the DoD Inspector General and the Office of Inspector General (OIG).

OGC Teams

The OGC is composed of the General Counsel, the Deputy General Counsel, Senior Associate General Counsels, Associate General Counsels, Administrative and Legal Support Specialists, and Legal Interns.  The office covers the following areas of law: 


  • Contract & Fiscal
  • Administrative 
  • Criminal
  • Intelligence 
  • Evaluations
  • Employment & Ethics
  • Lead Inspector General and Overseas Contingency Operations 

Ethics Program

As the Designated Agency Ethics Official (DAEO), the General Counsel is the senior ethics official in the OIG.   The OIG Ethics Program is managed by the Office of General Counsel (OGC).

FOIA, Privacy and Civil Liberties Office

The DoD OIG Freedom of Information Act, Privacy and Civil Liberties Office is managed and supported by the Office of General Counsel.

Subpoena Program

Request a Subpoena
Subpoena Requests Contacts
Email subpoena requests to:
"Our goal is to assist case agents in obtaining accurate and legally sufficient subpoenas quickly"

Contact Information

DoD OIG, Office of General Counsel
4800 Mark Center Drive, Suite 15K26
Alexandria, VA 22350-1500
703-604-8350 or 703-604-8351