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. Please make your own judgement by browsing our unparalleled wealth of experience gained from a decade devoted to exclusively defending road traffic cases.

This is an arduous process so please bear with us whilst we fill up the database with details of our past cases.

In the meantime, please use the drop down menu to browse some examples of each type of offence that we have dealt with over the years.

  Kept Licence
12 Points On Driving Licence Dumfries
Speeding in Scotland
Dumfries Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client received a Notice of Intended Prosecution for an allegation of speeding on the A74(M) near Dumfries. The speed of his van was detected at 84mph by th ..
  Kept Licence
Drink Driving Charge Dunfermline Not Guilty
Drink / Drug Driving
Dunfermline Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
We were instructed to appear in relation to an allegation of drink-driving. Our client was a young man who depended upon his licence for health reasons. The ci ..
  Kept Licence
Dangerous Driving Charge M80 Airdrie Found Not Guilty
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Airdrie Sheriff Court
Our client was a 23 year old male accused of travelling at 106mph on the M80 whilst at a distance of no more than a car length from a vehicle in front. The pol ..
  Kept Licence
Hamilton Sheriff Court Drink Driving Offence
Drink / Drug Driving
Hamilton Sheriff and Justice of the Peace Court
Our Mr Black dealt with this case in April 2009 and is one of the many historic cases that are presently being added to our database. Our client was accused of ..
  Kept Licence
Section 172 Road Traffic Act Glasgow
Failing to Stop / Failing to Report An Accident
Glasgow Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our Mr Lyon dealt with this particular case in November 2009. Our client was accused of twice failing to provide the information as to the identity of the driv ..
  Kept Licence
Speeding Offence Lanark Found Not Guilty
Speeding in Scotland
Lanark Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
A good old fashioned VASCAR speeding case at Lanark Justice of the Peace Court involving speeds in excess of 100mph. An allegation of speeding was made against ..