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Mayer Brown (Vietnam) LLC

David Harrison

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Asia-Pacific Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Banking & Finance , Corporate/M&A
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Banking & Finance - Vietnam

Band 2

Interviewees say David Harrison is "proactive, supportive and knowledgeable of the Vietnam market." He is often highlighted for his ability to advise on complex multi-jurisdictional financings. One client comments: "He is able to do exactly what you want from a lawyer: solve problems and envision ways of sidestepping problems in the future."
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Corporate/M&A - Vietnam

Band 3

David Harrison is "fast, commercially minded, understands the business needs and delivers workable solutions," according to clients. Another source comments: "He is useful and knows the system very well." He has an excellent reputation in the market for his work in the M&A and corporate space.
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David Harrison is a partner of Mayer Brown’s Vietnam office.

David has over 10 years of experience working in Vietnam, he worked at a Magic Circle law firm in New York and Vietnam. He focuses on cross-border mergers and acquisitions and on banking and finance in emerging Asian markets. He has advised foreign investors on numerous mergers and acquisitions, including Vietnamese commercial banks and corporate targets in Vietnam and other Asian jurisdictions, such as Sri Lanka, Uzbekistan and Bangladesh. David represented a global insurer on the first warranty and indemnity policy used in a Vietnamese corporate acquisition. He has advised multilateral and commercial lenders and agents on a broad range of secured and subordinated credit facilities extended to banks and corporations in Vietnam and other Asian jurisdictions such as Cambodia, Mongolia and Sri Lanka.

David advised a leading international bank on its divestment of its minority stake in another commercial bank in Asia. David has also advised lenders and borrowers on out-of-court workouts and insolvency and restructuring matters in both Vietnam and the US.

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David Harrison

Mayer Brown (Vietnam) LLC

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29 Le Duan Street

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Insolvency 2021 in Vietnam

Authors: David Harrison, John Marsden, Pierre Dzakpasu, Hai Thao Nguyen, Orsolya Szotyory-Grove