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
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 ..
  Kept Licence
One Way Street Penalty Points Careless Driving
New Drivers
Glasgow Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was an inexperienced driver subject to the new drivers' provisions and was accused of a contravention of section 3 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 and f ..
  Kept Licence
Revocation Of Driving Licence Avoided
New Drivers
Glasgow Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was charged with speeding on the M8 and, as a New Driver with 3 penalty points on his driving licence, upon conviction would have faced a revocation ..
  Kept Licence
New Driver Speeding Signage Issue Paisley
New Drivers
Paisley Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was accused of speeding at 76mph in a 40mph limit on the M8 and facing revocation under the new driver provisions. We persuaded the Crown that the sp ..
  Kept Licence
New Driver Keeps Licence Not Guilty Speeding
New Drivers
Glasgow Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
A conviction for speeding would have caused DVLA to issue a notice of revocation as our client was subject to the new driver provisions having already picked up ..