Other Motoring Offences Lawyer

New Drivers

If a new driver obtains 6 points on their licence within 2 years their licence will be revoked by the DVLA and they will revert to a provisional licence. This is not a matter for the court system.

Unfit through Drink or Drugs

A person who, when in charge of a vehicle which is on a road or other public place, is unfit to drive through drink or drugs is guilty of an offence.
Penalty: A minimum disqualification period of 12 months is mandatory. Imprisonment can be imposed.

One such case, heard at Glasgow Justice Court, saw the client acquitted after the Crown failed to secure evidence.

Restoration of Driving Licence

A person who is disqualified may apply to the court by which the order was made to remove the disqualification. Having your driving licence restored is subject to a number of factors, not least the duration of the period of disqualification and how much time has already passed since disqualification. The court will also consider the character of the person disqualified, their conduct since being disqualified, the nature of the offence, and any other circumstances of the case

A recent case heard at Glasgow Sheriff Court saw a business man, disqualified for the past two years with one more year to go, have his disqualification removed.

Racing on a Public Road

A person who promotes or takes part in a race or trial of speed between motor vehicles on a public road is guilty of an offence.
Penalty: Obligatory disqualification and a fine.

The Crown tend to prosecute cases such as these under Dangerous Driving, because the penalty is more severe.

We can try to persuade the court that the client was not, in fact, racing.

Contact

Address

  • Euan Robertson Solicitors
    254 Clarkston Rd, Glasgow, G44 3EA

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  • Mon – Fri: 09:00am – 17:00pm

Need an expert driving offence solicitor?

With over 30 years of experience Euan can advise and represent you to obtain the best possible outcome. Depending upon the evidence in each individual case, he will assess with you the evidence and advise you whether you should be going to trial or tendering a plea of guilty.

Make the right choice and contact Scotland’s premier Road Traffic Lawyer. Aiming to get you the best possible result.

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Mr Derek Bennett, Ayr Justice of the Peace Court

Myself, my family and Shaun would like to thank Mr. Euan Robertson Solicitors for the fantastic help my son Shaun Convery received over the past twelve months in dealing with a very complex and very serious road traffic offence that my son found himself charged with. My family cannot thank Mr. Robertson enough for the way Shaun’s case was represented and the outcome of the case, due to the tireless work carried out by Mr. Robertson and his associates. Many thanks.
Mr John Convery, Director Paisley Autocare

Euan, just a short note to thank you for your support on my recent driving offence case. Having unfortunately been through something similar last year, the level of support you gave me compared to the other organisation I used last year was significantly better. Your approach, understanding and communication was excellent and I never felt I was bothering you, even with the silliest of questions! Also, on the trial day, the way you made me feel at ease but kept very focused on the end result was excellent! I will certainly be recommending you to anyone who unfortunately needs similar support as I did. Thanks again!
Gavin Speirs, Glasgow Justice of the Peace Court

We wish to express our sincere thanks and gratitude to yourself and your staff in assisting and handling our recent road traffic cases. You were extremely proficient, professional and helpful in providing assistance in relation to the cases. We were impressed by your honest approach, realistic assessments and sound execution at the court hearing. We would most certainly be considering/recommending your firm for future matters.
Mr John Kiltie, Managing Director JMK Groundcare Ltd, Edinburgh Justice of the Peace Court

I would like to convey my thanks to Mr Euan Robertson and his staff for the invaluable help and assistance I recently received. I was extremely satisfied with Mr Robertson’s very competent and professional representation on my behalf and the subsequent outcome of the road traffic offence, and I would have no hesitation in recommending his legal services.
Mr A M Mackay

I was on 9 points with another 6 points to come on. Euan managed to get one case dropped and the other Exceptional Hardship. I have kept my licence and am still driving! I can’t recommend Euan enough – fantastic work.
N. Stewart, Glasgow Justice of the Peace Court

Euan conducts his business with the quiet confidence of a man who is on top of his game. He is clearly expert in all aspects of motoring law and enjoys the benefits accruing from significant experience and relevant personal contacts within the Scottish legal system. I would therefore not hesitate to recommend Euan to anyone requiring professional legal assistance.
P. Cheshire

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Mr Martin Docherty, Glasgow Justice of the Peace Court

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Mr Tony Lindsay, Blindspot Ltd.Glasgow Sheriff Court

I would like to say thanks for Mr Robertson’s help. I am a professional driver and this was an excellent outcome for a very serious offence.
Glasgow Justice of the Peace matter

I would like to take this opportunity to thank Mr Robertson for all the help and advice I received in Spring 2010.”
Mr Jim McAteer, Glasgow Justice of the Peace Court

On my recent dealings with you I would not hesitate to recommend you. If I needed you in the future I would call on you again. Thanking you for help I have received from you over the last few months.
G. Kerr

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Frank McDaniel

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