Firm History

Villela Vidal & Villela is a Legal Firm in the republic of Honduras with its main offices in the Island of Roatan in the Bay Islands of Honduras and a regional office in the capital city of Tegucigalpa. We are fully bilingual (English / Spanish) and specialize in Real Estate Closings, Corporate & Commercial Law. We also provide preventive integral law service for companies and businesses in the Bay Islands and other Tourism Industry areas in the main land.

Firm History


Villela Vidal & Villela Law Firm was founded in the year of 1946 by Salvador Villela Vidal, a prestigious Honduran Lawyer, Writer, Poet, Author and Editor with a post graduate degree in Labor Law from the National University of Argentina having received before his death at 96 the "Illustrious Lawyer of the New Century" award from the Honduran Lawyers Bar Association" for fifty consecutive years of law practice and social awareness. Counsel Salvador Villela founded in the year 1950 the countries first Tourism and Business Social Responsibility magazine "Action Social". The current director Lawyer Alexander Villela F. is the youngest son of the founder.

Brief Literary, Political and Professional Summary of the Partners.


The firms director, Lawyer, Writer, Poet, Author and Editor Alexander Villela F descends from a family of Intellectuals, Politicians, Writers and Diplomats with centuries of literary and political tradition. He is an active member of the National Conservative Political Party of Honduras.

The firms International Law Director, her excellency Ambassador Marlene Villela F. is one of Honduras most prestigious diplomats having served as Ambassador to the Organization of American States (OAS) headquartered in W.D.C. USA, Ambassador to Taiwan, Ambassador to the Empire of Japan, Counselor Ministry to the Honduran Embassy to the White House in W.D.C. USA. Ambassador to Philippines and Ambassador to Thailand.

The firms Vice President and General Manager Lisa Villela F. is a Biologist of the National University of Honduras with a masters degree in environmental impact. She has 25 years of experience in environmental law, project management, and natural resources management. She has degrees in Environmental Control, Natural Resources, Biology and Environmental Impact from universities in Honduras, Belgium, Brazil and the United State of America.