Program Overview for 2A Protection, Inc.
2A Protection, Inc., provides a self-defense prepaid legal services program. Defending yourself and your family from harm is your obligation, defending your right to use that weapons is ours. Being a member of 2A Protection, Inc., gives you:
2A Protection, Inc., has partnered with experienced defense attorneys including Mark O’Mara and David Bigney to ensure that your right to defend yourself is protected. Your prepaid legal membership entitles you to an attorney from the beginning of a law enforcement investigation through trial.
No one plans on being forced to use self-defense, and that is why you will have access to an Emergency Hotline monitored 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. The Hotline gives you access to a 2A Protection, Inc., attorney right away.
2A Protection, Inc., Members also receive:
Mark M. O’Mara has been a fixture in the Central Florida legal community since 1982. He began his career as a prosecutor for the State Attorney’s office in Seminole County, but then crossed to the other side of the courtroom and has served as a defense attorney since. Mark has practiced in state and federal courts throughout the nation and works as a trial consultant, by helping other lawyers perform at their peak in trials with complicated legal issues and intense media scrutiny.
Mark earned his J.D. from Florida State University College of Law in 1982 and received his undergraduate degree from the University of Central Florida in 1979. He has taught at the University of Central Florida, Florida State University School of Law, Duquesne School of law, and Harvard Law School. Mark is board certified in Criminal Trial Law and is a Top 100 Lawyer, as recognized by The National Trial Lawyers. Additionally, Mark is in the Top One Percent of his field, as rated by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel. He holds a Superb rating with AVVO and a Preeminent rating with Martindale-Hubbell.
David Bigney has been a criminal trial lawyer for the past 21 years. He is admitted to practice before Middle District of Florida and all the state courts in Florida. He has practiced throughout Florida since graduating from Nova Southeastern University Law School in 1997. He handles all types of criminal cases including felonies, misdemeanors, and traffic charges; cases as big as first degree murder and as small as trespass. He handles both criminal and administrative matters for most of the Central Florida Fraternal Order of Police organizations. He has done well over 100 jury trials and has successfully argued “stand your ground” motions. Mr. Bigney’s dedication and hard work has been recognized by being regularly awarded a Florida “Super Lawyer” rating and being named to the Florida Legal Elite. He has a perfect 10.0 rating on Avvo.com, a lawyer rating website.
Andrew Moses has been a criminal trial lawyer for the last 16 years. He attended the University of Florida as both an undergraduate and law school graduate student. He has been practicing criminal law his entire career beginning as an Assistant State Attorney and now as a criminal defense lawyer. Mr. Moses has handled cases ranging from simple misdemeanor and traffic cases to serious felonies including murder and drug trafficking. He has also been recognized as a “Super Lawyer” by his peers and has been awarded an AV Rating by Martindale-Hubbell.
Caitlin is an associate attorney at O’Mara Law Group concentrating her practice in criminal defense, family law, mass torts, civil rights.
Caitlin began working with the O’Mara Law Group in high school, where she began her legal journey as a file clerk and receptionist. Caitlin continued with O’Mara Law Group throughout college and during law school, where she filled the role of legal intern and research assistant. She also took on responsibility for creating and organizing trial notebooks and exhibits. Caitlin graduated from Florida A&M University College of Law, where she served as the Editor-in-Chief of the FAMU Law Review. She is admitted to the state courts of Florida and the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida.
After starting his legal career prosecuting cases at the Orange and Osceola County State Attorneys Offices, he has switched over and dedicated his career to Criminal Defense. As a former Prosecutor, Jay Rooth has unique experience and perspective in defending his clients. Jay brings his 15 years of Criminal experience to fight and defend all his clients. Jay Rooth earned his undergraduate and Master’s degree in Business from Stetson University in DeLand, Florida and then his Law degree from Barry University Law School. Jay is an active member of the Florida Bar Association, Orange County Bar Association Criminal Committee, and the Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys.
Jay R. Rooth was been recognized by several authoritative and reliable legal agencies including Super Lawyers “Rising Star”, Super Lawyer, Florida Legal Elite by Florida Trend, Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent peer review rating perfect 5.0 out of 5.0, AVVO Clients Choice award, and Avvo 10.0 rating.
Randy holds a bachelor’s degree in Legal Studies from the University of Central Florida and a Juris Doctorate from the Barry University School of Law, where he graduated Cum Laude, in the top 10% of his class.
Randy is an attorney with the O’Mara Law Group in Orlando, where he assisted in establishing 2A Legal and practices primarily in criminal defense and civil rights. Randy’s criminal defense experience ranges from misdemeanors to first-degree murder cases.
Prior to pursuing a career in the legal industry, Randy served his country in the United States Army for eight years, where he worked in military law enforcement, serving as a criminal investigator and a traffic accident investigator. Additionally, he is a combat veteran of Operations Iraqi and Enduring Freedom.
Stacey is an associate attorney at O’Mara Law Group concentrating her practice in criminal defense, family law, and civil rights.
She began her legal career as a Florida Registered Paralegal. After admission to the Florida Bar, she became a partner at the Law Offices of Steven L. Laurence P.A., focused on representing clients facing serious felony charges and capital cases.
Stacey went on to work as an Assistant Public Defender with the 9th Judicial Circuit in Orange County, Florida where she worked diligently to defend indigent clients.
Prior to pursuing a career in the legal industry, Stacey served her country in the United States Navy for five years, where she worked as a Legal Yeoman.
While in law school, Stacey served as a Senior Editor of Barry Law Review and on the Moot Court Honors Board. She graduated cum laude (top 10% of her class) from Barry University, Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law.
A Central Florida native, Bert is a highly experienced and respected criminal defense attorney who has practiced for over 35 years. Bert obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Florida and his Juris Doctorate from Florida State University.
Bert began his legal career at the Office of the Public Defender for Orange where he represented clients in a wide range of criminal matters, ranging from misdemeanors to first-degree murder cases. Since then, Bert entered private practice and has been a mainstay in the Central Florida criminal defense community.