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Richard "Rick" Rousseau

Criss & Rousseau Law Firm LLP
  • Military Law, Criminal Law
  • Texas
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Colonel (Retired) Rick Rousseau has extensive experience in military law following 27 years on active duty as a Judge Advocate (JAG) and practicing Veterans Disability Law since his military retirement in 2015. He served in various positions while on active duty, including twice as a Staff Judge Advocate (Senior Legal Advisor) for Fort Cavazos (formerly Fort Hood), Regional Defense Counsel, defense counsel, prosecutor, Special Assistant U.S. Attorney, and legal assistance attorney. Rick Rousseau served as a full-time law professor at The Judge Advocate General's (JAG) School in Charlottesville, Virginia, where he taught estate planning, taxation, and veterans & survivor benefits. He also published numerous articles on legal assistance issues. He deployed three times as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom.

Naval War College
M.A. (2011) | National Security and Strategic Studies
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The Judge Advocate General's Legal Center and School
LL.M. (1997) | Military Law - Specialty in Administrative & Civil Law
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University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa
LL.M. (1992) | Taxation
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South Texas College of Law
J.D. (1987) | Law
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University of Texas - Austin
B.S. (1982) | Education
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Professional Experience
Criss & Rousseau Law Firm LLP
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U.S. Army Judge Advocate General's Corps
U.S. Army Retired as a Colonel
Accredited by the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide representation services to claimants before the VA.
Veterans Affairs Department
Professional Associations
State Bar of Texas
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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U.S. Supreme Court
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  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Areas
Military Law
Veteran's Benefits
Criminal Law
Drug Crimes, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Additional Practice Area
  • Veterans Law
  • English: Spoken, Written
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Attorney Rick Rousseau Biography
Contact & Map
Criss & Rousseau Law Firm LLP
100 W. Central Texas Expressway
Suite 302
Harker Heights, TX 76548
Telephone: (254) 699-9999
Cell: (254) 699-9999
Fax: (254) 699-9996