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
Dangerous Driving Paisley Sheriff Court Acquitted
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Paisley Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
The driving complained of in this case involved high speeds, roundabouts and evasive action being taken by three vehicles as a consequence of our clients sub-st ..
  Kept Licence
Dangerous Driving Tain Sheriff Court Not Guilty
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Tain Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
This allegation of dangerous driving within the Highlands and Islands jurisdiction involved an overtaking manoeuvre performed on an approach to a bend and in th ..
  Reduced Sentence
Dangerous Driving Aberdeen
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Aberdeen Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was a young male driver and was charged with dangerous driving in Aberdeen by speeding at 67mph in a 30mph limit. Dangerous driving carries a minimum ..
  Kept Licence
Dangerous Driving Ayr
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Ayr Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Dangerous driving in Ayr is a serious matter. Our client had been accused of dangerous driving by driving in excess of 60mph limit on the opposing carriageway i ..
  Kept Licence
Dangerous Driving Inverness
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Inverness Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
77mph in a temporary 30mph limit 77mph in a temporary 30mph limit would ordinarily be classed as dangerous driving in Inverness (or indeed any jurisdiction). O ..
  Kept Licence
Dangerous Driving On The M77
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Paisley Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
A rather unusual case: an allegation of dangerous driving by riding a motorcycle the wrong way on the hard shoulder. The circumstances were that the footpeg had ..