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
Forfar Snow Plough Dangerous Driving
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Forfar Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was returning from a stint off-shore during a period of exceptionally poor weather. He had driven slowly and without incident for a number of miles a ..
  Kept Licence
Dangerous Driving Charge Reduced To 3 Penalty Points
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Dumfries Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
This case was heard on 28 January 2019 within Dumfries Sheriff Court. Our client had originally been charged with dangerous driving by crashing his motor vehicl ..
  Kept Licence
Dangerous Driving Charge Aberdeen Sheriff Court
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Aberdeen Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client had been driving for only 3 weeks when she embarked upon a journey to Aberdeen to lay flowers at her grandparents' graves. Having driven without inci ..
  Kept Licence
Dangerous Driving Dumfries Section 2 Road Traffic Act 1988
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Dumfries Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was accused ofdangerous drivingcontrary to Section 2 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 by travelling at a speed of 125mph on the A74(M) in October of 2016 ..
  Kept Licence
Technicality Leads To Desertion Of Lanark Dangerous Driving Charge
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Lanark Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client faced a serious charge of dangerous driving in Lanark whereby the Crown sought to allege that two overtaking manoeuvres performed on the A70 Ayr Road ..
  Kept Licence
Dangerous Driving Charge Fort William
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Fort William Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client received court papers for a charge of dangerous driving in Fort William Sheriff Court. The Crown alleged that our client had (i) driven a lorry on pu ..