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
Stirling Careless Driving Charges Thrown Out By Court
New Drivers
Stirling Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was accused of driving carelessly contrary to the Road Traffic Act 1988 section 3. The circumstances were that he was a new driver and a car suddenly ..
  Kept Licence
Glasgow Causing and Permitting Offence New Driver
New Drivers
Glasgow Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was charged with causing and permitting another driver to use his vehicle without a licence and without insurance. The driver crashed our client's ca ..
  Kept Licence
Special Reasons Proof Dumfries JP Court
New Drivers
Dumfries Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was an inexperienced driver and was sharing the driving between Fife and Doncaster. The passenger and owner of the vehicle had fallen asleep and our ..
  Kept Licence
New Driver No Insurance No Points No Fine
New Drivers
Falkirk Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was charged with driving without insurance. As a new driver the imposition of even the minimum number of penalty points would have led to the revocat ..
  Kept Licence
Bentley Insurance Mishap Glasgow JP Court
New Drivers
Glasgow Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was a business man who had recently obtained his full driving licence and was subject to the new driver's provisions. He took his partner's Bentley C ..
  Kept Licence
Careless Driver Avoids Ban Glasgow JP Court
New Drivers
Glasgow Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was a new driver and en route to her first pregnancy scan when she became a little lost. She was running late, nervous about her scan and unsure of h ..