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
Wheelie Bad Driving Inverness
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Inverness Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was captured on police dash-cam footage performing a 'wheelie' on his motorcycle and was prosecuted fordangerous driving. Following negotiations wit ..
  Kept Licence
Dangerous Driving Dunoon 6 Points
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Dunoon Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
This was a bit of a strange case... Our client had become stuck in slow moving traffic and elected to drive through the woods and countryside over fields and d ..
  Kept Licence
Great Western Road Crash Involving Pram
Careless Driving
Glasgow Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our Mr Simpson appeared at Glasgow Sheriff Court to mitigate in a case involving a driver failing to observe a red light traffic signal, and colliding with a pr ..
  Kept Licence
Dangerous Driving Charge Dropped Glasgow
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Glasgow Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was involved in a serious collision and drove away from the scene. He was charged with dangerous driving and failing to stop after an accident. We ..
  Kept Licence
Two Clients In Edinburgh Both Licences Saved
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Edinburgh Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our Mr Simpson attended at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on 25th April 2022 to deal with two clients both charged withdangerous driving. Client 1 Our client was acc ..
  Kept Licence
Fort William Dangerous Driving 6 Points
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Fort William Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
We were instructed in a case where our client was accused of driving at more than double the applicable limit, contrary to the Road Traffic Act 1988, Section 2 ..