Heather L. Tregle, J.D., LL.M.

Military Professor Stockton Center for International Law
Maj., U.S. Army
Heather L Tregle faculty photo


U.S. Army Maj. Heather Tregle is a military professor at the U.S. Naval War College Stockton Center for International Law. The Stockton Center serves as the world’s premier research institute for the study of international law and military operations throughout the domains of land, sea, aerospace and cyberspace. The Stockton Center faculty teach core curriculum and electives courses as well as advanced international law courses around the world.

Contact Information

Areas of Expertise

  • International Law
  • Rules of Engagement

Professional Highlights


Primary Legal Advisor

Joint Operations Command--Iraq, Baghdad, Iraq

Brigade Judge Advocate (Legal Advisor)

1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Kentucky

Appellate Defense Counsel

U.S. Army Defense Appellate Division, U.S. Army Legal Services Agency, Fort Belvoir, Virginia

Trial Counsel and Operational Law Attorney

25th Combat Aviation Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, Wheeler Army Airfield and Kandahar, Afghanistan


LL.M., The Judge Advocate General's Legal Center and School

J.D., University of LaVerne College of Law

M.A., United States Naval War College

B.A., Lindenwood University

Related Credentials

License to practice law in California

Licensed before the U.S. Supreme Court, Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, and Army Court of Criminal Appeals

Research Contributions and Publications

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