Motoring Offences

This pricing relates to summary only motoring offences under Part I of the Road Traffic Act 1988 and s89 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984. This information is intended to provide assistance with our costs in respect to the legal representation that is needed for these offences. 

 

We work on a fixed basis and the cost information provided below is based on a typical guilty plea and sentencing scenario. 

 

Our standard fee would be £1,000 plus VAT at 20% to include: 

 

  • 2 hours attendance/preparation: 

 

  • Attendance and representation at a single hearing and half a day Magistrates Court hearing. 

 

We would charge an additional fee if we were required to take instruction of any expert witnesses; statements from any witnesses; give advise and assistance in relation to a special reasons/exceptional hardship hearing; provide advice or assistance in relation to any appeal; and any disbursements in respect of our mileage/travel expenses in attending court.  Mileage is charged at 45 p per mile 

 

Our team has expertise in all types of Motoring Offences, up to and including those involving death.  We have 2 members of the team who may work on your matter.  

 

David Backhouse, Partner, Head of Litigation: Click here 

 

Chris Heale, Trainee Solicitor: Click here