The Charge: on xxx 2008 on a road or other public place,
namely the Kingston Bridge, M8 Motorway, Glasgow you xxx did drive a motor
vehicle, namely motor car registered xxx after consuming so much alcohol that
the proportion of it in your breath was 86 microgrammes of alcohol in 100
millilitres of breath which exceeded the prescribed limit, namely 35
microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath;
CONTRARY to the Road Traffic Act 1988, Section 5(1)(a)
The Brief: Michael Lyon Solicitors were instructed to defend
the case as recognised specialist road traffic lawyers in .
The Evidence: The Police statements detailed a sequence of
events that confirmed the correct procedures had been followed. From initial
arrest to subsequent caution and charge, there was nothing exceptional. The
intoximeter forms confirmed the terms of the statements.
The Outcome: The case proceeded to trial at Glasgow District
Court in October 2008 and our client was found not guilty of drink driving. A
submission of no case to answer was upheld. We are not willing to disclose the
basis of our defence although can confirm we have had success in various Courts
with the same point.
“I contacted Michael Lyon Solicitors through a media
friend who Michael had defended a number of years ago. I really didn’t hold out
much hope as I felt that I would simply have to accept the inevitable. I was aware
the allegation of drink driving was serious and was probably only looking for a
bit of damage limitation.
After six months of various Court hearings, the case
finally proceeded to trial. Michael had discussed with me a technical defence
in relation to drink driving cases and we decided to proceed on that basis.
To my utter delight, I was found not guilty of the
Words cannot express my sincere gratitude for saving my
licence and livelihood. For anybody out there looking for a specialist road
traffic lawyer in
I would urge you to contact Michael Lyon Solicitors. Having had the pleasure of
seeing Michael in action, I can only say that I was, and remain to be, amazed
by his level of expertise. The guy is, quite simply, The Road Traffic Lawyer in
We were delighted with the outcome of the case and wish to
thank our client for his kind words and support.
Michael Lyon Solicitors Limited exclusively practices road
traffic law and defends all types of motoring offences throughout .
All Solicitors within the Firm have an expert knowledge of road traffic law in
with a particular focus drawn on speeding, dangerous driving and drink driving
allegations in .
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A: Michael Lyon Solicitors Limited,
M: 07903-818-719 (Urgent cases only)