The Road Traffic Lawyer's Blog

Last updated: 13/01/2023

Rangers star Kemar Roofe cleared of careless driving


We were once again mentioned in the press as our Michael Lyon represented Rangers striker Kemar Roofe. In court, thanks to Michael's expertise, our client was c ...

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"Sleepy baronet caused pile-up after hitting lorry"


Another one of our cases was mentioned in the news recently. Check it out by following the link below: Sleepy baronet caused pile-up after hitting lorry ...

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Our Mr Simpson was recently interviewed by Radio 1 about mobile phones and the law


Our Mr Simpson was recently interviewed by Radio 1 about mobile phones and the law. You can read the story by BBC: ...

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153mph Driver Avoids Prison Sentence


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


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!


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


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


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


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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