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Newsletter 4 – Sample Cases 2018/19

We have set out below a selection of cases successfully defended in 2018/19 in which all clients avoided a mandatory driving ban and most were awarded legal fees to be reimbursed.   North Tyneside MC – R v RJ One of our reviewing lawyers Laura Heywood persuaded...

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Police laboratory subject to ransom claim

Another case demonstrating the opportunities to challenge the integrity of evidential specimens. This time Eurofins who work on thousands of cases for the police each year have had weaknesses in their data security systems...

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Data Protection Policy

Data Protection and Privacy Policy INTRODUCTION Welcome to National Motoring Lawyers privacy notice. National Motoring Lawyers respects your privacy and is committed to protecting your personal data. This privacy notice will...

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BBC News article about police disclosure failings

This BBC news article talks about inefficiencies in the police service and how this can result in charges being dismissed against the defendant. Taken from BBC news website 18/07/17 'Police and prosecutors are causing delays and undermining justice in criminal trials...

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Our Blog Page

The articles below describe some of the firms' know how acquired over several years as one of the very few, if not the only exclusive drink driving practice in England and Wales. On request, we will send you a password to access this valuable resource which will give...

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The ‘Gold Service’

The Gold Service One of our lawyers on the Gold service Philip Lucas won all of his case for the firm in 2015, 2016 and 2017. If you choose to be represented by Phillip then based on his success rate as at 01/09/18 there is a 9...

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Will you be worse off for pleading not guilty?

We often get asked 'If I plead not guilty won't the punishment be more severe if I lose the case'? If you were to be fined on a guilty plea at the first hearing with weekly earnings of £300 the amount of the fine would be around £300 less third discount of £100...

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Reasons to choose us to deal with your case

Reasons to instruct this firm....   Should I use a legal aid or high street lawyer instead of a specialist lawyer? We routinely interview legal aid and high street lawyers to be trained up with this firm as specialist drink driving lawyers. None of them ever know...

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Do I need representation for a guilty plea?

Many motorists charged with drink driving think by pleading guilty they will get a reduced  ban at Court. Then they get a nasty surprise when the Magistrates say the sentencing guidelines do not allow a reduction on drink driving cases (a ban is an ancillary order not...

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Instructing a solicitor to preserve the CCTV

Should you wait until you have been charged before instructing a lawyer? It is very important that requests for CCTV are submitted immediately for video evidence for your case even if you have yet to be charged. Leaving it until charge may be too late. Sometimes the...

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Welcome to Our New Website

We are very pleased with the recent update to our website which now features a new blog to keep you informed of any articles or matters of interest. Our previous site which we had been using since 2009 has had a welcome overhaul...

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Driving under the Influence

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Drunk in Charge

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Fail to Provide Cases

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