Federal Government Employee Cleared After Failure to Disclose Debt

WEST COAST – Federal government employee clearance was denied based uponAdjudicative Guideline – E Personal Conduct – failure to disclose; and F – Financial Considerations – as a result of 8 accounts still being in arrears at time of providing written response to Statement of Reasons. After contacting JAG Defense and consistent with our guidance in demonstrating resolution actions on the debts, employee was successful in mitigating all issues at a Personal Appearance before an Administrative Judge from the Defense Office of Hearings and Appeals resulting in a reinstatement of the clearance by the Personnel Security Appeals Board.