Motoring Offences

Motoring Offences: Excess Alcohol/Drugs; Dangerous Driving; Careless Driving; Speeding; Totting up of Penalty Points guilty plea – fixed fee £650 plus VAT.

Price List

Fee included

  • 2 hours attendance/preparation:
  • Considering evidence
  • Taking your instructions
  • Providing advice on likely sentence
  • Attendance and representation at a single hearing at the Magistrates Court


Fee does not include

  • Instruction of any expert witnesses
  • Taking statements from any witnesses
  • Advice and assistance in relation to a special reasons hearing
  • Advice or assistance in relation to any appeal

Key Stages and Timescales

The key stages of your matter are based on the presumption that you have entered a guilty plea and have a date for your hearing.

Key Stage Typical Timeline (Weeks)
  • Meet with your solicitor to provide instructions on what happened.
  • We will consider initial disclosure, and any other evidence and provide advice.
  • Arranging to take any witness statements if necessary (this will have an additional cost, of £195 per hour + VAT).
  • We will explain the court procedure to you, so you know what to expect on the day of your hearing, and the sentencing options available to the court.
  • We will conduct any further preparatory work, obtain further instructions from you if necessary and answer any follow up queries you have.
  • We cannot provide a timescale of when your hearing will take place, as this depends, on the court listing for that day.
  • We will attend court on the day and meet with you before going before the court. We anticipate being at court for up to a day.
  • We will discuss the outcome with you. If advice is required on appeal, this will carry an additional cost.


Our Professionals

Sushil Gaikwad

Solicitor – B.Sc., L.L.B.

Areas of Law Practiced Time Spent Experience
General Practice 100 TBC