Suite 1102, the Metropolitan
235 Dong Khoi Street,
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
T: +84 28 3822 3155/ F: +84 28 3823 6902
W: www.ykvn-law.com

Quick facts:

  • Above 85 legal professionals.
  • Three offices: Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Singapore. International arbitration expertise sits in the Singapore office.
  • The only Vietnam-based law firm with an office outside of Vietnam.
Firm overview:
YKVN is widely regarded as “a prominent player in Vietnam, and is considered to be a top choice for dispute resolution work.” We regularly represent clients in cross border commercial dispute resolution, whether the venue is Vietnamese court/arbitration or international arbitration. We handle a diverse range of complex matters, from international trade disputes to energy and construction cases. Our core competence arises from the ability to offer international quality services with deep expertise in Vietnamese law.

Key practice contacts and recent case highlights:

International Arbitration
K. Minh Dang, Senior Partner (minh.dang@ykvn-law.com)
Mr. Minh Dang has more than 35 years of experience in a wide variety of international matters around the globe. He is the head of YKVN’s international arbitration practice. Together with Shearman & Sterling LLP, he successfully defended Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PVN) in a 100 million USD tax indemnity dispute (ICC arbitration, seated in Singapore).

Do Khoi Nguyen, Partner (nguyen.do@ykvn-law.com)
Mr. Nguyen is dual-qualified (U.S. and Vietnam). His experience includes complex domestic litigation and international arbitrations with focus on international trade and construction (infrastructure projects, underground tunneling works, mining plants, etc.).

Vietnam Litigation
Truong Trong Nghia, Partner (nghia.truong@ykvn-law.com)
Mr. Nghia has been practicing law for over three decades in various legal professions. As a bar leader, he is the co-head of YKVN dispute resolution, a senior arbitrator of VIAC and one of the first mediators of Vietnam Mediation Center (VMC).

Luu Tien Dzung, Partner (dzung.luu@ykvn-law.com)
Mr. Dzung is a former member of the secretariat of the Chief Justice of the Supreme People’s Court and currently a leader of the Vietnamese Bar Federation. Mr. Dzung is a well-known commercial litigator and VIAC arbitrator. He is defending Grab in a civil lawsuit brought by Vinasun (a landmark case amid the Vietnam’s Industry 4.0 initiative).

Hanoi office
Suite 401, International Centre
17 Ngo Quyen Street, Hoan Kiem District,
Hanoi, Vietnam
T: + 84 24 3934 5410
F: + 84 24 3934 5412

Singapore office
Suite 0710, Ocean Financial Centre
10 Collyer Quay
Singapore 049315
T: + 65 6908 2480
F: + 65 6634 1434