The Road Traffic Lawyer's Blog

Last updated: 28/04/2019

153mph Driver Avoids Prison Sentence

28/04/2019

In one of the fastest recorded speeds ever in Scotland, we successfully managed to keep our client out of prison. The case was reported in the media and can be ...

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Believe in Santa, don't drive like him

08/01/2019

We recently appeared on the GlasgowLive website reminding people how to stay safe on the road over the festive season. In the article, some of the most common d ...

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The 5 Most Common Speeding Myths Revealed!

25/07/2018

Michael Lyon Solicitors Limited has successfully defended speeding allegations for over a decade. We have encountered and won speeding trials involving every si ...

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Exceptional Hardship Scotland

02/05/2018

We were asked to provide comment in relation to exceptional hardship in Scotland. Our Mr Simpson said: "This is covered by Section 35 of the Road Traffic Act. ...

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The Court Process

25/04/2018

Pleading Diet or Undertaking to Appear A pleading diet is the first stage in criminal court proceedings. The Court simply wishes to know how you are intending ...

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Dangerous Driving In Scotland

19/04/2018

For over a decade Michael Lyon Solicitors has successfully defended hundreds of motorists charged with dangerous driving. It is one of the most serious charges ...

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"Scotland footballer Robert Snodgrass cleared over baby in car"

17/01/2018

Another one of our notable cases attracted the attention of the press and media. Our client, Scotland international footballer Robert Snodgrass, appeared in cou ...

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The Road Traffic Lawyer: Ten Year Review

23/11/2017

Foreword By Michael Lyon - LLB (Hons.), Dip LP How times have changed. Ten years ago there were only a handful of lawyers who knew their way around a speedin ...

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Lanarkshire Road Traffic Lawyers

06/11/2017

Lanarkshire Road Traffic Lawyers If you have been accused of committing a road traffic offence in Lanarkshire you are not alone. Each year approximately 137,00 ...

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