Lieutenant Colonel Patrick Walsh is a U.S. Army Reserve judge advocate and a current resident student at the U.S. Army War College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. He has served as a judge advocate assigned to a military police unit in Iraq, a national security law professor at the U.S. Army J.A.G. School, and many other assignments. He holds a law degree from the University of California at Berkeley, and an LL.M. from the University of Virginia School of Law.