Practice Areas

Investment, Corporate & Commerce

Foreign Direct Investment

As an emerging and dynamic market, Vietnam has increasingly attracted foreign direct investment. Recent government reforms focusing on establishing more transparent and less burdensome administrative procedures purported to make everything the best possible for foreign investors to do business in Vietnam. Contributing to the wind of changes, we provide an easier market access of entering Vietnam market in helping to achieve clients’ expectations.

Understanding client’s desire and target, we advise clients on defining the most effectively legal structure and business for their transactions, supporting clients in evaluating potential partners and business location, performing due diligence to target company and assets. Specifically, we undertake the drafting, reviewing and providing opinions on transaction documents, representing clients to negotiate contract terms and conditions, supervising the entire process of investment to protect clients from possibly legal and business risks.

In this field, our practice covers:

  • Advising on conditions and forms for entering the local markets;
  • Advising on policies, international treaties to which Vietnam is a member, and the local law;
  • Getting the license or permit required for the investor; and
  • Supporting and going along with the foreign investor during the entire business course in Vietnam.

Corporate and M&A

We advise on legal aspects and support investors to complete procedures for obtaining business licenses and related permit for incorporation, company branch, representative office of foreign investors in Vietnam and other countries in the world. In addition, we focus on advising clients with respect to negotiation of transaction documents, performance of legal due diligence, and counseling on all legal aspects of clients’ current business.

We advise on every aspect of your business, from the day-to-day operations to commercial transactions. We draft contracts for a wide spectrum of businesses, including distribution contracts, licensing arrangements, manufacturing and supply agreements, franchise agreements; e-commerce transactions.

In this field, our practice covers:

  • Corporate governance and directors’ responsibilities;
  • Corporate regulations and restructuring;
  • Joint venture;
  • Commercial contracts; and
  • Merger & Acquisition.

Contract and Commercial

People transact with each other on the basis of agreements, whether oral or written. Contract drafting must be written in the way that ultimately protect client’s legitimate rights and interests. Negotiating, drafting and signing contracts must be lawyers’ work to avoid foreseeable risks or serious consequences. We are confident with assisting clients to achieve their business goals during the contract drafting process.

With in-depth knowledge and experiences of our team, we believe that we are able to provide legal services related to contracts, including:

  • General advisory on contract;
  • Contract drafting;
  • Contract reviewing;
  • Contract negotiation;
  • Support signing contract; and
  • Interpretation, instruction and assist the parties to a contract in understanding and performing contract provisions.