Road transport law & haulage solicitors

Our road transport solicitors advise, defend and represent operators of goods and passenger vehicles (HGVs, LGVs, PSVs and PCVs) on any related issue. With experience and specialist knowledge our team regularly represent operators at Public Inquiry and with licence offence and application issues. For advice call our road transport solicitors on 0203 816 9274.

Stephensons is recommended by the Legal 500 for our work in the area of road transport. Our solicitors deal with the full range of legal matters faced by operators and drivers alike. Our clients range from independent owner/drivers to large international haulage companies and coach operators. Our team has excellent working relationships with leading experts and consultants within the transport sector.

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Our solicitors regularly appear at court representing operators and drivers facing prosecution, by the police or by DVSA, for the full range of transport offences. These include drivers’ hours offences, operator’s licence offences, overloading and construction and use offences, careless and dangerous driving, and offences arising out of fatal collisions. Our solicitors also have specialist experience of defending large-scale conspiracy cases, for example conspiracy to falsify drivers’ hours records.

Our solicitors also regularly at proceedings before the traffic commissioner, including public inquiries and driver conduct hearings. Our solicitors assist clients applying for operator’s licences and also those facing regulatory action.

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