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Victoria Latham

Victoria is the Managing Director of the firm. After training in a multi-discipline practice in Hull, Victoria moved to London where she specialised as a criminal defence solicitor. During that time she represented clients facing all levels of charge from the very minor to the most serious offences.    After three hectic years working in the capital, Victoria returned to Yorkshire to continue her criminal defence work at Harland and Co, a multi-discipline practice in York. After spending a busy seven years with Harland & co in York Victoria left Harland and Co to set-up Latham Tanikal Solicitors.

Victoria qualified as a Solicitor over ten years ago, and gained her Court and Police Station Duty Solicitor qualification in 2001. Victoria regularly appears at the Magistrates' Court, but also specialises in ancillary criminal orders such as ASBOs, CRASBOs and Football Banning Orders.

Julian Tanikal

Julian is the Senior Director of the firm. After training in Hull he moved to Leeds where he worked for one of the largest firms in Yorkshire gaining the prestigious award of Young Advocate of the Year early in his legal career. In 2002 Julian left Leeds to head up the Criminal Department at Harland & Co in York, where he became a partner before leaving to set-up Latham Tanikal Solicitors. 

A Court and Police Station Duty Solicitor for over eleven years, Julian regularly appears at the Magistrates' Court but also specialises in Court Martial and Road Traffic work. 

Vikki Kirk

Vikki is our Senior Clerk.  Vikki has been a qualified Police Station Representative for over seven years, and has worked in the criminal defence side of the Criminal Justice System for over ten years. This means that Vikki has a vast level of experience both in the Police Station and the Crown Court. Vikki is a fully accredited police station representative and has significant experience of clients facing the most minor through to the most serious offences and charges.


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Latham Tanikal Solicitors is the trading name of Latham Tanikal Limited. Company number 8431455. Registered address 14 Clifford Street York YO1 9RD.

Authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority – Number 619033.