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    JAG Lawyer vs Civilian Lawyer

    Good Morning, I just received my Formal board notification this morning, and I am debating whether to hire a lawyer or utilize the free JAG lawyer. I am looking to add one of my fit conditions to the unfit condition list during this process. I also will be requesting a VARR due to the VA rating...
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    FPEB Pending Decision Approval?

    I’ve been looking on this forum for quite some time now, I’ve found it helpful during this stressful process. On 30JAN18, my IPEB appeal package was submitted. After reading about ebenefits (on here) I decided to check mine on 02FEB18. I wasn’t expecting to see much because I was just found fit...
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    NVLSP Attorney or Navy Appointed FPEB Attorney?

    Hey everyone, I just got a call from NVLSP that they would take my case. I am awaiting my FPEB date. They said I could only use them or Navy appointed counsel but not both due to the regulations. They seem to have a great reputation and also said if FPEB does not go in my favor they will...
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    Formal Board - Who's Been There?

    I was wondering if anyone in here has been to the formal board at Randolph? I'm having a hard time finding branch specific threads in the FPEB section. Basically, I would like details of how they prepared, how the court is set up, and the outcome. What kind of evidence can you submit besides...
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    Almost done (My Case Timeline)

    Hey everyone, been following the forum for a little while and I understand how frustrating and awful the entire MEB/PEB process is. I just created an account for the sole purpose of listing my entire timeline, in hopes that it will help someone. Please feel free to ask any questions. The first...
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    FPEB withholds adjudication until further MH assesment

    I recently had my FPEB via conference call. The va diagnosed me with adjustment disorder and gave me 30% for it . The Only MH dx the AF boarded me for was hypersomnia, they claimed it was not currently unfitting because it was controlled by meds, which it is not. My appeal stated that the...
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    VOC REHAB CAN HURT YOUR DOD RATING

    ***VA VOC REHAB is seen as full-time job by PEB and you may suffer. *** I have THREE doctors (1 NAVY 1 VA 1 CIV) all agree w/ severity and no improvement. The board at first cherry picked med files, but after new doctor claims were submitted, they moved from looking at medical and commented that...
  8. Jason Perry

    ePEB is still down

    I appeared yesterday at the FPEB, National Capital Region for a hearing. At the conclusion of the hearing they stated that they would not/could not provide a DA 199 for our review as "ePEB" is still down. They instead provided a THRU Memorandum from me (as counsel) to my client with a short...
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    It's been a mess...

    Let me start by saying that I've been following this forum for several months and am glad to know that I'm not the only one that has had a lot of issues with this process. I have been in 11 years, all active. I have worked in the medical field the entire time. My job up until it was dissolved...
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    how long for a decision to overturn or send to FPEB?

    Hello all, Theres an update to my story, the board unfortunately found me fit (myself, everyone who has treated me, and my attorney were all in shock). My question is, how long after my rebuttal was submitted does the IPEB have to either overturn their decision, or grant/decline a FPEB?
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    Contradicting Diagnosis from Mental Health C&P Examiner

    Guys... -_- I received my FPEB package today and conducted a review over it today with my PEBLO via telephone. I'm being boarded for MDD and Social Anxiety with Panic Attacks (my only unfitting conditions). All of my medical records support these two diagnoses, including my NARSUM. One of the...
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    ANG withholding IPEB results? TIME SENSITIVE!

    Today I was given a "memorandum for HQ AFPC/DPFDD" subject: Non-duty related fitness determination. Essentially I'm being told I have three options: accept an involuntary non-duty medical discharge, appeal to FPEB w/ representation, or appeal without. I am diagnosed bipolar disorder directly...
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