How to save your Driving Licence from a penalty points disqualification
Did you realise it may not be inevitable for you to lose your licence even with 12 penalty points? YouRead more.
New Drivers Be Wary of Penalty Points
The Law provides that if a ‘new’ driver has 6 or more penalty points endorsed i.e. within 24 months ofRead more.
Steve Coogan Avoids a 6-month Penalty Points Disqualification
All those who have 12 penalty points endorsed on their driving licences for offences committed within 3 years of eachRead more.
Is it an offence to use a mobile phone whilst driving?
This article sets out what you can and cannot do with a mobile phone when you are driving. Did youRead more.
All you need to know about Penalty Points Disqualifications
All you need to know about Penalty Points Disqualifications and how they can be avoided.Read more.
Motoring Offence Solicitors Kent – What you must know
Everything you must know before you choose the solicitors' firm to represent you.Read more.
Caught on a Mobile?
The police stopped Charlie Ritcher in central London and accused him of using his mobile phone whilst driving. (This wasRead more.
Have you received a Single Justice Procedural Notice?
This deals with the most important things you must know before you complete the Notice.Read more.
Caught Using a mobile phone whilst driving?
Jim had been seen using a mobile phone by a police officer when he was stationary at traffic lights....Read this toRead more.
Kent Drivers continue to use Mobile Phones while driving
This article discusses how this offence is committed and the defences to the allegation.Read more.
Have you received a Single Justice Procedural Notice for Speeding?
This article explains how you can fill out the Notice if you have been accused of speeding.Read more.
How to avoid disqualification for speeding
This is a case study of a client who managed to avoid a disqualification in court despite speeding far inRead more.
Caught on the Mobile?
This is a case study of a client who was accused of using his phone by the police. It explainsRead more.
Speeding and Careless Driving
How getting the right advice on how to plead and present his case saved this man's driving licence.Read more.
Failure To Provide a Specimen
This offence can be considered as worse than taking and providing a positive sample as it involves trying to obstructRead more.
Can Pleading Guilty To Speeding Reduce The Penalty?
Sometimes fear of the penalty ie risk of loss of licence tempts people to plead 'Not Guilty' when they don'tRead more.
How Should I Respond to A Notice of Intended Prosecution?
This article explains the pitfalls you face when completing such a Notice.Read more.
Penalty Points Disqualification and Exceptional Hardship
This case study explains how this client avoided a 6 month ban thereby saving his business in the process.Read more.
BBC Kent Radio Drivetime Interview
Dominic King interviews our Motoring Offence Barrister on BBC Radio Kent's Drivetime programme.Read more.
Ant McPartlin charged with drink driving
This blog explains just how severe the penalties for Drink Driving can be.Read more.
Are you insured to drive Company Vehicles?
This article explains the 'employment' defence to allegations of driving without insurance.Read more.
Boutique legal practice or national law firm. Which should you choose?
This article explains which factors you should take into account when choosing a lawyer to Advise and Represent you.Read more.
‘Special Reasons’ for the avoidance of either a disqualification or for the avoidance of an endorsement of penalty pointsRead more.
How to Appeal to the Crown Court against conviction and / or sentence from the Magistrates’ Court for a motoring
What you must know if you are considering an Appeal.Read more.
Should I instruct a solicitor or a barrister?
This is a relatively recent choice available to clients explaining the advantages and disadvantages of each.Read more.
Motor Offence Solicitors’ ‘Success rates’ Too good to be true?
Consider 'success rates' claims very carefully. Do they conceal more than they reveal?Read more.
Take care of your driving licence. The costs of conviction can be high.
How much is your driving licence worth to you? Can you put a value on it?Read more.
Caught speeding at a grossly excessive speed?
If you are at risk of losing your driving licence for speeding you should read this before you go toRead more.