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 Lawyer Forfar
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Forfar Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client had been detected driving at 71mph in a 30mph limit and was facing prosecution fordangerous driving. We advised that we had dealt with higher speeds ..
  Kept Licence
Drink Driving Lawyer Edinburgh
Drink / Drug Driving
Edinburgh Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was having a hard time and, foolishly, decided to drink alcohol in her car during her working day. She was spotted by a member of the public who call ..
  Kept Licence
Fort William Dangerous Driving
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Fort William Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was accused of dangerous driving by driving at excessive speeds, accelerating aggressively, overtaking when unsafe to do so, causing other vehicles t ..
  Kept Licence
HGV Driver Dangerous Driving
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Edinburgh Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was driving a 54ft long HGV and decided to embark on an overtaking manoeuvre on what could properly be described as a 'blind' corner. There was video ..
  Kept Licence
Elgin Traffic Lawyer Dangerous Driving
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Elgin Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was accused of driving dangerously by travelling at a grossly excessive speed, contrary to the Road Traffic Act 1988, Section 2 (as amended)There was ..
  Kept Licence
No Insurance Charge Withdrawn
Driving Without Insurance
Glasgow Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client had already pled guilty to driving without insurance and a Special Reasons Proof had been assigned. Our Mr Simpson attended Glasgow Justice of the P ..