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
Failing To Identify Driver Deserted Simpliciter
Speeding in Scotland
Dumfries Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
This matter was scheduled to call for trial on 26 February 2020 within Dumfries Justice of the Peace Court. The allegation related to a purported failure to ide ..
  Kept Licence
Speeding and Failing to Identify Driver Not Guilty
Speeding in Scotland
Paisley Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
This case proceeded to trial on 19 February 2020 within Paisley Justice of the Peace Court. The complaint libelled two separate charges, namely speeding and an ..
  Kept Licence
Speeding in Forfar - A Client's View
Speeding in Scotland
Forfar Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
"I have no hesitation in recommending Michael Lyon Solicitors Limited. Even though Ive had a clean licence for most of my life, I was really concerned after bei ..
  Kept Licence
Pleading Guilty to Speeding in Jedburgh
Speeding in Scotland
Jedburgh Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Luckily we have access to a big dust pan and brush as our client in this case certainly gave us a bit of a mess to clean up. Having been caught by the police, u ..
  Kept Licence
Multiple Allegations of Speeding
Speeding in Scotland
Forfar Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
On this occasion our client presented us with a tricky set of circumstances. Some early summer jaunts up the A90 to Aberdeen on business had led him to fall fou ..
  Kept Licence
Licence Saved at Fort William
Speeding in Scotland
Fort William Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
The accused in this particular case had the unenviable honour of experiencing his first brush with a criminal court following an uninterrupted 45 year driving c ..