BBB - US Air Force Judge Advocate General - Captain Michelle Cianciosa, ONU JD '03 "Career Paths"
CAPTAIN MICHELLE L. CIANCIOSA
Captain Michelle L. Cianciosa is an Assistant Staff Judge Advocate for the 88 ABW at Wright-Patterson AFB, OH.
Captain Cianciosa entered active duty as an Air Force Judge Advocate after accepting a direct commission in February 2012. She is admitted to practice law in the State of New York, the United District Court, Western District of New York, the United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, the United States Court of Criminal Appeals for the Armed Forces, and the Air Force Court of Criminal Appeals. Prior to entering active duty, Captain Cianciosa served seven years as an Assistant District Attorney in the Buffalo, New York area where she prosecuted felony and misdemeanor offenses at both the trial and appellate levels.
2000, BA in Political Science, State University of New York, College at Fredonia, Fredonia, NY
2003, JD, Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH
2012 Officer Training School, Commissioned Officer Training, Maxwell, AFB, AL
2012 Judge Advocate Staff Officer’s Course, Maxwell, AFB, AL
April 2012-Present, Assistant Staff Judge Advocate (Chief of Legal Assistance, OIC Tax Center),WPAFB, OH
AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
AF Organizational Excellence Award
National Defense Service Medal
Global War on Terrorisim Service Medal
Air Force Training Ribbon
EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION
First Lieutenant, 8 February 2012
Captain, 25 August 2012