• Public Internet Access to Case Records

    Monday June 15th, 2015 DC courts online provides people with Internet access to information from case records. This information includes defendant name, case number, plaintiff name (civil cases only), trial date, charge, and the outcome of the case. The cases that are available are criminal, and civil cases. The information on the website is ... Read more
  • Is your driver’s license suspended?

    Wednesday June 10th, 2015 Too many of us jump into our cars and drive off to one destination after another without knowing if our license is suspended. Here are common reasons why your license might be suspended: • You may have failed to appear for a court date (FTA). Changing your address at the DMV ... Read more
  • Bench Warrants

    Tuesday June 09th, 2015 One of the most common ways people get bench warrants is failing to show up for court. Whether it is a traffic or criminal matter, if you don’t show up for court you usually get a bench warrant. A major cause of this is a change of address. Changing your ... Read more
  • Talking to the Police can only hurt you

    Monday June 01st, 2015 When a person is a suspect in a crime, they might get a call from the police during the investigation. The police will want to talk to you about the facts of the case. What people need to realize is that if the police have enough evidence to ... Read more
  • Temporary Protective Orders In Maryland

    Tuesday May 26th, 2015 Maryland law allows a judge to enter a temporary protective order to protect a person from immediate abuse. The protective order is only effective for a maximum of seven days. It can be extended by the Maryland judge as needed, but not for a period exceeding six months. A temporary ... Read more
  • Contributory Negligence

    Monday May 04th, 2015 This is a harsh rule in Maryland, Washington D.C. and Virginia that states if the injured victim of a car accident was at fault for the accident, they will recover nothing for their medical bills, pain and suffering. Even if they were only 1% at fault for the accident ... Read more
  • Lost Wages

    Tuesday May 19th, 2015 Did you know that if you are not at fault for a car accident you can be reimbursed for your lost wages? You will need a letter from an HR personnel stating how much you make an hour and how many hours you lost from work due to your ... Read more
  • Is this Animal Cruelty?

    Wednesday May 13th, 2015 A 70 year old man who has a fear of dogs was walking through a park in DC when a little dog came running up to him barking. The dog had jumped out of the owner’s car and was not on a leash. The 70 year old was holding a ... Read more
  • Insurance Companies REALLY don’t care about you!

    Monday April 27th, 2015 I recently received another call that proves that you really need a lawyer if you have been injured in any accident. A guy was stopped at the red light when he was rear ended by another vehicle. He was immediately taken to the hospital and subsequently treated for ... Read more
  • Omena Law Firm, LLC is Two Today!

    Tuesday March 10th, 2015 I am grateful to God for His faithfulness. We will not be here without Him. #ThankyouJesus! Read more