Our Track Record

Success rates are entirely meaningless.

Over the years, Michael Lyon Solicitors Limited has been responsible for securing thousands of acquittals in defended road traffic prosecutions. In cases where a plea of guilty has been negotiated with the Crown, thousands of our clients have received the benefit of a significantly reduced penalty. Make your own judgement by browsing our unparalleled wealth of experience gained from exclusively defending road traffic cases in every jurisdiction in Scotland. Some of our more high profile cases can be found in the Press & Media section.

Please use the menu below to view our Track Record in dealing with road traffic cases.

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  Kept Licence
Edinburgh JP Court Legally Complicated Case
Careless Driving
Edinburgh Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client had been charged with careless driving contrary to the Road Traffic Act 1988, Section 3 (as amended). We were instructed. The case passed through a ..
  Kept Licence
Livingston Sheriff Court Drug Driving Not Guilty
Drink / Drug Driving
Livingston Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was charged with possession of drugs and provided blood test results for various substances which were vastly in excess of the prescribed limits for ..
  Kept Licence
Lochgilphead Dangerous Driving Licence Retained
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Lochgilphead Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was accused of travelling at 111mph in a 60mph limit as the lead car in convoy with 3 other vehicles. He was prosecuted fordangerous driving and inst ..
  Kept Licence
Dangerous Driving Charge Lanark Sheriff Court
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Lanark Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was accused of dangerous driving by performing an overtake when it was unsafe to do so. The incident was captured on dashcam and involved a very near ..
  Kept Licence
Perth Careless Driving Not Guilty After Trial
Careless Driving
Perth Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was accused of careless driving and failing to report an accident. The allegation was that he had passed too close to a pedestrian alighting from a v ..
  Kept Licence
Dangerous Driving 3 Points After Trial Glasgow
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Glasgow Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was approached by an unmarked police car and got spooked and took off. The Procurator Fiscal prosecuted our client for failing to stop for the police ..