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Leading Legal Advice to Prevent Prosecution

Motoring Offences

If you are served with a Notice of Intended Prosecution (NIP)  for a motoring offence, Cartwright King’s dedicated NIP Solicitors will advise you on how to respond and your rights. Our specialist Motoring Law Team helps hundreds of motorists avoid prosecution each year for alleged motoring offences.

You can trust our experience to help defend you against prosecution, ensuring that you keep your licence, avoid heavy fines or imprisonment.

For practical, pro-active advice, get in touch with our professional Motoring Law Team today.

How Cartwright King Can Defend You

Our Motoring Law Team is meticulous, meaning that we don’t miss a thing in identifying factors that can help your case. Our NIP Solicitors will ensure that you respond without incriminating yourself and within the deadline, while gathering evidence that supports your case.

We can help with a Notice of Intended Prosecution served for:

Benefit From a Free, Initial Telephone Conversation

If you have been served with a NIP, time is of the essence to respond. Building the best defence starts with seeking legal advice immediately, so it’s worth taking advantage of a free, initial discussion with our Motoring Law Team. You can use this time to explain your situation and find out how we can help you with a practical plan of action.

For immediate assistance, contact us today for your free* initial discussion.

The discussion is completely informal and confidential, and is an opportunity for us to:

  • Get to know you 
  • Understand your situation
  • Agree how you want to proceed

*Please be aware that this is a ‘get to know you’ call and no advice will be given.

Why Choose Cartwright King to Tackle a Notice of Intended Prosecution?

Challenging a Notice of Intended Prosecution requires more than just a lawyer, you need a dedicated Motoring Offence Lawyer. Cartwright King’s dedicated Motoring Law Team focuses on nothing but driving offences, meaning that you benefit from specialist legal advice and representation that is specific to your case. 

We listen, we understand and we genuinely care about helping you avoid prosecution. That’s why we’re committed to standing up for your rights, ensuring that you get the best defence possible and that your side of the story is heard and taken seriously.

Cartwright King can quickly establish the best strategy for your defence, giving you peace of mind that your case is in good hands and that you’re well supported.

Working with a specialist Cartwright King solicitor gives you the assurance of having access to legal counsel who will advise you at every stage of your case

Our NIP Solicitors are dedicated to defending your legal rights and ensuring that you’re treated fairly throughout your case. When you need us most, our Motoring Law Team rises to the challenge.

We’re a trusted, resourceful Legal 500 top tier law firm with specialist solicitors that are calm under pressure, giving you defence counsel that you can count on.

We're here for you.

Frequently asked questions.

If you have been served with a NIP, you have 28 days to respond. You must give specific details, including the name of the person driving the vehicle at the time of the alleged offence.

Should you fail to provide the required information within the time allocated, you could face six penalty points in addition to any points attached to the original offence.

The police must issue a NIP to the registered owner of a vehicle  within 14 days of the alleged offence or when the police learned of the offence. If a NIP is issued after this time, any attempt to prosecute you may be invalid.

For minor motoring offences, the prosecution will try to keep matters out of the Court by issuing a fixed penalty notice or recommend a driver awareness course relevant to the offence committed – that’s if you don’t dispute that you committed the offence and agree to the punishment.

If you dispute the charges brought against you as a result of a NIP, you can defend against the allegation by requesting a Court hearing. You will then receive paperwork asking you to enter a plea. You should get in touch with Cartwright King immediately if you wish to take the matter to Court.