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  • Give to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital

    Monday May 20th, 2019   The day I had my first child, 10 years ago in Holy Cross Hospital, Silver Spring, their maternity rooms were full and they had no space for me and my new baby. They moved me to Pediatrics where we were surrounded by children of all ages suffering from various ... Read more
  • Verdict & Settlements: Motor Vehicle Liability

    Monday May 20th, 2019 Chronicles of a Liability Dispute Plaintiff, Gwen Stacy*, 32, was driving to work in a Nissan Altima on Minnesota Avenue and Eastern Avenue Northeast, Washington, D.C. at 11:55 a.m. on February 16, 2016 when Defendant, Julia Carpenter*, travelling southbound on Addition road, noticed a large amount of standing water. Trying to ... Read more
  • Client Testimonial:

    Sunday April 28th, 2019 Dealing with Omena Law Firm was by far the best service I’ve encountered. From communication to sound advice to knowledge to fast execution and response time, this a lawyer to have to defend you. Excellence at it’s finest. O.I. Annapolis, Maryland If you have been injured in a car accident Omena ... Read more
  • Six years of service!

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  • Recorded Statements – Not without my Lawyer

    Tuesday February 26th, 2019 When you have been in an accident that results in an injury, someone from the other party may call you to give a recorded statement. They may want to ask you questions about how the accident happened, how you got injured, and what your injuries were. They will inform you ... Read more
  • Go to Iceland

    Tuesday February 19th, 2019 Hi guys! On page three of my newsletter I started featuring my favorite things, places and life experiences. Here is the first feature: Go to Iceland I was sitting on the metro on my way to court in DC when I noticed one of the ads displayed on the platform. The ad ... Read more
  • Total Loss – Frequently Asked Questions

    Monday February 11th, 2019 The insurance company’s compensation is lower than what I owe on my car. What do I do? Check your automobile policy to see if you have gap insurance. Gap insurance will cover the difference in what you owe and the given compensation so you don’t have to pay out of pocket ... Read more
  • Why does the bodily injury claim take so long to resolve?

    Monday February 04th, 2019 The purpose of the bodily injury claim is to put you back in the same position you were in before a car accident, and sometimes this means extensive treatment. The duration of the treatment is a determinant of how long the case will be. Treatment needs to be completed before ... Read more
  • Do you drive for Uber or Lyft?

    Monday January 28th, 2019 Ride sharing programs are all the rage these days, and everyone is excited to make that extra coin. Most people engaging in ride sharing programs are not informing their personal insurance companies of the additional use of their vehicle, and that becomes a problem if you are at fault for ... Read more
  • I got a ticket for hanging an air freshener on my rear -view mirror. Why?

    Monday January 21st, 2019 An officer can give you a ticket because you have dangling objects from the rear-view mirror of your car. This violation is called Windshield Obstruction and it is prohibited in Maryland, D.C. and Virginia. These “objects” could be air fresheners, Mardi Gras beads or anything blocking your line of sight ... Read more