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  • This Win is Delicious : )

    Thursday October 16th, 2014 I just won an assault case due to a technicality. The prosecutor forgot to ID my client, and establish venue and jurisdiction. I know my client is innocent and I prepared long and hard thinking it was going to be a long battle. Only for the ... Read more
  • #ClientTestimonial #CarAccident

    Tuesday October 07th, 2014 Chinwe is an amazing attorney who definitely knows her work and is completely dedicated. I hired Chinwe to assist with a car accident case and she took over the entire process, performed duties that I was responsible for, kept me involved and did not make any decisions without consulting me. ... Read more
  • Be Wary of Early Settlement Offers In Car Accidents

    Monday October 06th, 2014 Be careful if you are offered a settlement from an insurance company. Make sure that any physical injuries you may have suffered have been treated, and that you have a doctor’s prognosis. Some injuries may not show up or reach their greatest level of discomfort until many days, weeks, or ... Read more
  • Protective Order Changes in Maryland

    Monday September 29th, 2014 On October 1 2014, the Maryland law regarding protective orders will change.  The burden required to obtain a protective order will be reduced from clear and convincing evidence to preponderance of the evidence.  Preponderance of the evidence means just enough evidence to make it likely true. If you need further assistance ... Read more
  • Suspended License in Maryland

    Tuesday September 16th, 2014 The maximum penalty for driving on a suspended license in Maryland for your first offense is 1 year in jail and/or $1,000 and a possible 12 points on your driving record. Here are a few reasons your license may be suspended -DUI conviction -Failure to pay child support -Failure to attend driver’s improvement program -Failure ... Read more
  • New Washington #DCLocation

    Friday September 05th, 2014 Omena Law Firm, LLC1001 G Street, NWSuite 800Washington, DC 2000 Read more
  • Filling A Protective Order in MD

    Thursday August 28th, 2014 Filling A Protective Order in MD Read more
  • #ClientTestimonial

    Tuesday August 05th, 2014 I found the Omena law firm through a google search. I was looking for an attorney to help with an 18 years moribund and complex Immigration issue for a family member. I consulted Attorney Kpaduwa and she took me through the details of what I needed to do and she ... Read more
  • #PIP Coverage in a Car Accident

    Monday July 21st, 2014 PIP is an acronym for Personal Injury Protection. PIP pays for the medical bills and lost wages for people who are injured in a car accident. PIP pays for your medical bills on top of whatever the at fault party’s insurance company pays.  This is a classic double recovery permitted under Maryland ... Read more
  • #ClientTestimonial

    Thursday July 17th, 2014 Chinwe is well versed in case law, especially as it relates to Family Law and Domestic Issues. False accusations of domestic violence are hard to defend, but she was well composed and knew her job well especially with regards to the rules of evidence. Her advice was in line with ... Read more