Francisco Vidal, Founder and President of Vidal Law Firm, P.C., joined Kennard as Of Counsel in 2018 to provide his clients additional litigation and counseling “bench strength” and to service clients all over the country and in California.

Mr. Vidal is an experienced and highly respected immigration, business and employment attorney with an impeccable record of delivering results for his clients. Mr. Vidal has a Juris Doctor from the Thomas Jefferson School of Law, and an Executive MBA and a Bachelor’s in International Business from the University of Texas at San Antonio. Mr. Vidal handles matters all over the United States.

Prior to founding Vidal Law Firm, Mr. Vidal worked for a Texas-based immigration and employment law firm where he was tasked with opening and managing its first California office. For many years, he successfully managed the firm’s San Diego office working on complex business immigration matters, handling difficult employment lawsuits, and representing sophisticated investors, entrepreneurs, professionals and artists from around the world.

Francisco grew up in Cuernavaca, Mexico and is fully bilingual and bi-cultural, which is a great asset for his Spanish-speaking clients. He currently lives in San Diego, California with his wife and two beautiful daughters.

Mr. Vidal is licensed to practice by the State of California (Bar License #295672).

Bar Admissions

  • California


  • Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, California
    • Juris Doctor
  • University of Texas at San Antonio
    • Major: International Business
  • University of Texas at San Antonio
    • Executive MBA

Past Employment Positions

  • Vidal Law Firm, P.C., Founder and President