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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.

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  Reduced Sentence
Dangerous Driving Dumbarton 120mph Minimum Penalty
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Dumbarton Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was charged with dangerous driving by undertaking at speeds of 120mph at 6pm on a Monday evening on the A82 between Lomondgate Roundabout and Stoneym ..
  Kept Licence
No Disqualification for Alleged Dangerous Driver In Selkirk
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Selkirk Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
This case was heard within Selkirk Sheriff Court on 26 February 2018 andreported in the BBC News It is rare that we deal with something for the first time. Our ..
  Kept Licence
Dangerous Driving Dumfries Sheriff Court
Dangerous Driving Scotland
Dumfries Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
Our client was charged with dangerous driving contrary to section 2 of the Road Traffic Act 1988. The gravamen of the charge was that he had overtaken unsafely ..
  Kept Licence
A Classic Case Of Exceptional Hardship In Dumfries
Totting Up / Exceptional Hardship
Dumfries Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
We are often asked to give examples of exceptional hardship and, as the law recognises, we always point out that there are no hard and fast rules and each case ..
  Kept Licence
Careless Driving Crash Fake Witness Case Dropped By Prosecutor
Careless Driving
Glasgow Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court
In this modern world of spiralling insurance and personal injury claims, our client was involved in a car accident with another vehicle. Both drivers exhanged d ..
  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 ..