Will I get penalty points for drink driving? The short answer is no. Drink driving carries a mandatory minimum 12 month driving disqualification. If you plead guilty to drink driving, or if you're convicted by the court, you will be banned. There are only two circumstances where a driving ban can be
You may be wondering what happens if you get caught drink driving. Drink driving is a summary-only offence. This means that it can only be dealt with in the Magistrates' Court. Take a look at some of most frequently asked questions about drink driving.
By Conor Johnstone, Solicitor at M.A.J Law Ltd. As a specialist solicitor, I spend a lot of time defending and challenging drink driving cases, both in and out of court. I'm often asked if drink driving is a criminal conviction, and therefore a criminal record. To find out more, call us directly.
There are a number of different defences that apply to a drink driving charge. Just because you are over the drink driving limit does not mean you are guilty of drink driving. This blog aims to explore the ways in which a drink driving conviction can be avoided.
What are the most commonly used defences in drink driving cases? Conor Johnstone is a solicitor who specialises in defending motoring offences, in particular, drink and drug driving allegations. He regularly attends court to represent clients and has first-hand knowledge of most courts across…