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
9 Points Speeding Charge Licence Saved
Speeding in Scotland
Glasgow Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
We were instructed in relation to two matters for this particular client, with the final case concluding on 28 March 2022 at Glasgow. Having successfully secur ..
  Kept Licence
Licence Saved Dumfries Dangerous Driving
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Dumfries Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was facing a charge of dangerous driving at Dumfries Sheriff Court where it was alleged that he drove at excessive speeds, namely up to 106mph in a 6 ..
  Kept Licence
Selkirk Dangerous Driving Not Guilty
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Selkirk Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was facing a charge of dangerous driving at Selkirk Sheriff Court where it was alleged that he crossed a solid white centre line and entered into the ..
  Kept Licence
Dangerous Driving Results In 5 Points
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Stranraer Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was facing an accusation ofdangerous driving (contrary to the Road Traffic Act 1988, Section 2), having been detected travelling at 103mph in a 60mph ..
  Kept Licence
Dunfermline Dangerous Driving Charge
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Dunfermline Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was accused ofdangerous driving, contrary to the Road Traffic Act 1988, Section 2 (as amended). The gravemen of the charge was that he had failed to ..
  Kept Licence
9 Points Speeding Forfar Not Guilty
Speeding in Scotland
Forfar Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was accused of speeding at 82mph in a 70mph limit. Ordinarily, this would not require the input of a solicitor, but our client was subject to 9 penal ..