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
Mobile Phone Charge Airdrie JP Court Not Guilty
Careless Driving
Airdrie Justice Of The Peace Court
Our client was wrongly accused of using his mobile phone whilst driving. The case was complicated as an endorsement for this offence would have invoked the tott ..
  Kept Licence
Careless Driving Smash Glasgow Not Guilty
Careless Driving
Glasgow Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
This matter called for trial in Glasgow on 24 June 2019. The court heard from 7 witnesses in total in relation to an incident involving a fairly serious collisi ..
  Kept Licence
Careless Driving Stirling Justice Of The Peace Court
Careless Driving
Stirling Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was driving home from work and made a right hand turn. In the distance a van was slowing to give way and our client proceeded to make his manoeuvre. ..
  Kept Licence
Dangerous Driving Glasgow Reduced To Careless Driving
Careless Driving
Glasgow Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Initially reported to the Procurator Fiscal by the police as dangerous driving, our client ultimately faced a charge of careless driving contrary to section 3 o ..
  Kept Licence
Coatbridge JP Court Careless Driving Not Guilty
Careless Driving
Coatbridge Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was involved in an accident and was charged with a contravention of the Road Traffic Act 1988, Section 3. Our view when he contacted us was that an ..
  Kept Licence
Paisley Road Traffic Act 1988 Section 3
Careless Driving
Paisley Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was charged with careless driving contrary to the Road Traffic Act 1988 section 3. The case commenced by a warrant being issued. We attended with ou ..