Road Traffic
Offences

OUR EXPERTISE
Kangs has been successfully defending motorists for over twenty years. We specialise in assisting clients retain their driving licence. Our experienced solicitors have the skill and expertise to provide you with the best possible advice, assistance and representation in court. We appreciate the importance of retaining your driving licence, and in many cases securing the right representation can be the difference between retaining your licence and losing your licence.
Driving offences defence solicitors

We regularly represent clients in courts throughout England and Wales.

Our team has built a national reputation for representing clients in serious driving offences such as death by dangerous driving and death by careless driving. We work closely with the leading barristers and King's Counsels (KCs) in the country to defend such cases.

As a top ranked criminal law firm, we are experienced in instructing appropriate experts in complex cases including accident reconstruction experts and vehicle examination experts.

Our expertise extends to defending a wide range of driving offences, including:

  • Speeding
  • Drink Driving
  • No Insurance / MOT
  • Failure to Provide a Specimen
  • Special Reasons Arguments
  • Exceptional Hardship Cases
  • Careless Driving
  • Dangerous Driving
  • Death by Careless or Dangerous Driving
  • Causing Serious Injury by Careless or Inconsiderate Driving
  • Drug Driving
  • Removal of a Driving Disqualification
  • Driving whilst Disqualified
  • Totting Up
  • Use of Mobile Phone

Got a question?

Can't find what you need? Get in touch with our experience team, who are happy to answer any questions you have. Call us on 0333 370 4333.

How can Kangs help?

Our team of specialist solicitors provide the following services:

In most cases we are able to offer our clients a fixed fee service which provides a degree of certainty and avoids the prospect of costs spiralling out of control.

Who do Kangs act for?

Our clients include a wide variety of individuals ranging from public figures, politicians, media and sports personalities to professionally qualified individuals and those dependent on a driving licence for their livelihood.

We strive to protect:

  • Our client’s driving licence
  • High-profile clients from the media glare, adverse publicity and reputational damage often associated with court appearances

Recent clients include:

  • Medical, legal and financial professionals
  • Company directors
  • Senior personnel from Premier League Football Clubs
  • Professional football players
  • International cricket players
  • HGV licence holders
  • Company executives reliant on the ability to drive for their continued employment

What does it cost?

Our Motoring Department provides an efficient professional service which recognises the sensitivity of each client’s particular circumstances. Our team contains solicitors offering different specialisms and qualifications advising on all aspects of motoring offences to ensure that each client’s requirements can be met.

Each defence is capable of producing its own complexities making it difficult to assess the potential charges with which a client may be faced for receiving legal assistance.

In order to overcome this obstacle and to assist potential clients decide whether or not they are able to afford the legal assistance which is required, we provide a ‘fixed fee’ service which will be explained at the outset, during our initial consultation, and before any work is undertaken. This ‘fixed fee’ will only change if there are substantial changes in the nature of information originally provided, the variation of your instructions or your case unexpectedly proves to be particularly complex thereby entailing significant extra work to that reasonably anticipated at the time of acceptance of instructions.

Examples of the incurrence of additional cost would be the service by the Prosecution of unanticipated substantial further evidence or the need to instruct expert witnesses or Counsel. Clients will always be informed of any potential extra charges before they are incurred.

All of these issues would be discussed during a one hour initial consultation for a fixed fee of £300.00 + VAT which we offer.

Following this initial consultation, we will provide you with a Fixed Fee Arrangement of our costs and timescale to carry out the work on your behalf.

Please find below Kangs Solicitors Fixed Fee Scale.

MATTER FEE
Initial Consultation £300 + VAT
First appearance at Magistrates’ Court £1,000 – £2,500 + VAT
Sentencing Hearing at Magistrates’ Court £1,000 – £2,500 + VAT
Trial at Magistrates’ Court £1,500 – £5,000 + VAT
Special Reasons / Exceptional Hardship Hearings £1,750 – £5,000 + VAT

 

The fixed fee will vary depending on the volume of material to be considered, location of the court and the proximity of the hearing date.

Contact Kangs

The expert lawyers at Kangs are available to assist you. We can arrange initial consultations in person, by video call or telephone.

Please contact one of our experts listed below or contact us at:

E: info@kangssolicitors.co.uk

T: 0333 370 4333

 

Testimonials

They really go the extra mile for the client. They’re real experts in the field and they have a proven track record.
CHAMBERS UK
Kangs Solicitors is rated for the ‘proactive, expert defence’ it provides to executives and high-net-worth individuals.
THE LEGAL 500
Tenacious in challenging the prosecution.
THE LEGAL 500
It has very bright individuals at all levels who know the system inside out.
THE LEGAL 500
This is a first-class firm with unrivalled experience, a great track record, an acute attention to detail and a tenacity that clients really rate are features of this firm.
THE LEGAL 500
Client care and expert knowledge of their areas of practice. A close-knit team that are always available to clients.
THE LEGAL 500
Kangs ensure the work it does is to the high standards.
THE LEGAL 500
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