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
23 Technical Driving Charges
Driving Without Insurance
Edinburgh Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
This offence involved two prominent security firms, one cancer patient, and one over-zealous police officer. There were 23 charges in total, most of a technica ..
  Kept Licence
No Insurance Charges Dropped
Driving Without Insurance
Dumbarton Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our clients were accused of driving without insurance and causing and permitting the other to drive without insurance. Our Mr Simpson negotiated a deal with th ..
  Kept Licence
Edinburgh Driving Without Insurance
Driving Without Insurance
Edinburgh Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was accused of driving without a valid policy of insurance. Our Mr Simpson attended at Edinburgh JP Court on 4th July 2022 and persuaded the Crown t ..
  Kept Licence
No Insurance Case Dropped Paisley
Driving Without Insurance
Paisley Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
A valued client of the Firm was accused of driving without insurance. There was a very complicated legal position in relation to the intricacies of leased vehic ..
  Kept Licence
No Insurance Edinburgh
Driving Without Insurance
Edinburgh Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our Mr Simpson appeared for not one, not two, but three clients at Edinburgh JP Court on 8th February 2022. All three faced charges of driving without insuranc ..
  Kept Licence
Speeding, No MOT, No Insurance
Driving Without Insurance
Glasgow Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was faced with a trio of charges: speeding, no MOT and no insurance. The gist of the story was that he had encountered a problem with his own van an ..