Driver defence

Not guilty – Client accused of permitting the use of a vehicle without insurance and speeding

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Blake Morgan successfully advised a client accused of permitting the use of a vehicle without insurance and speeding. More …

Case dropped – Client fails to receive speeding notice

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Blake Morgan successfully advised a client on receiving a speeding notice and the case was dropped. More …

Motorist receives leniency because of flaw in police procedure

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Our Driver Defence team recently acted for B who faced a charge of driving a motor vehicle with excess alcohol at Portsmouth Magistrates' Court. Barry Culshaw, explains the case and the outcome. More …

Blake Morgan helps Manager wrongly prosecuted instead of his employer

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What happened when a company that operates a fleet of vehicles was taken to court for failing to identify the driver of one of their vehicles which had been caught speeding. More …

Specialist legal advice and representation coupled with driver education saves another driving licence

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Barry Culshaw represented a driver who had been caught speeding for the fourth time. Barry managed to plead exceptional hardship and the court agreed the client should attend lessons with a driving instructor rather than face a ban. More …

Court finds exceptional hardship in driving ban case

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Our Driver Defence team recently helped a client who was facing a driving ban under the 'totting up' procedure. Read about how our Driver Defence Solicitors used 'exceptional hardship' to win the case. More …

Why identifying driver involved in speeding incident may not be enough

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Our client was sent a speeding ticket even though another person was driving. He identified the driver but they would not hand over their personal details to the police. This led to our client appearing in court, here is an overview of what happened. More …

Employee drivers - be aware of the no insurance statutory defence

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When an employee drove a car owned by his employer, he was told that the car was fully insured. Whilst out driving in the course of his employment he was pulled over because the vehicle was not insured. Our Driver Defence team stepped in to help. More …

Court imposes fine rather than disqualification for speeding

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Blake Morgan's Driver Defence team represented a client who was facing a prosecution for speeding More …

Establishing exceptional hardship saves another driving licence

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Our driving defence team were called in to help a claimant who was facing prosecution for speeding. Here is an overview of the case and the outcome. More …