Projects, Infrastructure & Energy - Vietnam
What the team is known for
Lexcomm Vietnam has a growing presence in the energy and infrastructure sector, with especially strong legal knowledge in natural resources mandates. The firm's expertise includes upstream oil and gas matters and the development of coal-fired power projects. The practice often handles project financing and transactional matters relating to BOT and PPP projects. The team represents Vietnamese SOEs and domestic and international energy companies. Key clients include Nghi Son Refinery and Petrochemical, Hibiscus Petroleum and AC Energy.
"Lexcomm have great knowledge of the subject matter and so can provide good advice. They always provide an alternative solution if asked for a way forward."
"They are very responsive, provide a quality service and are attuned to clients' businesses."
Lexcomm Vietnam advised the sponsors on two multibillion-dollar integrated LNG-to-power projects and LNG procurement, storage, regasification and delivery facilities in Vietnam.
Pham Ba Linh is the managing partner of Lexcomm and is based in its Ho Chi Minh City office. He has impressive experience in a full range of energy and infrastructure projects in the country. "Pham Ba Linh is very knowledgeable on Vietnamese laws and practices in the energy sector including complex and sophisticated matters. He is able to grasp detailed issues and provide practical, commercial advice."
Nguyen Viet Ha is a partner at Lexcomm's Hanoi office. He comes well recommended for his infrastructure and energy projects expertise. He regularly assists with supply agreements, project finance and M&A relating to coal-fired power plants and renewable energy.