Banking&Finance, Project&Infrastructure, Corporate/M&A, Capital Markets
Phong is recommended as a top-tier lawyer in Banking&Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A and Infrastructure&Energy by many reputable legal directories such as Legal500, IFLR1000 and AsiaLaw.
His experience includes representing international sponsors and lenders in large-scale projects in oil&gas, power, chemical, automobile, aircraft, sea-port, highway, telecommunication, insurance, real estate, retail&distribution, and consumer goods industries. He is well-known for advising international businesses and banks on corporate restructuring&financing, share subscriptions, mergers&acquisitions, ECA, syndicated financing, asset financing, and project financing.
Phong has involved in almost all BOT and high-profile infrastructure projects in Vietnam including Phu My 2.2 power project, Nghi Son 2 power project, Mong Duong 2 power project, Nam Dinh 1 power project, Van Phong 1 power project, Vinh Tan 3 power project, Vinh Tan 1 power project, CMX RE Sunseap solar power project and Chevron-gas pipeline project. His banking clients include Citibank, HSBC, Standard Chartered Bank, SMBC, and BTMU. He also advised in Vingroup’s convertible bonds on the SGX, Vinacomin’s international bonds, Vincom Retail and Vinhomes’ Rule 144A international placement/HOSE listing and some overseas IPO/listing transactions.
APLMA, IBA, VBLC, VBF, AmCham
Clients commented Phong “Very innovative&problem solving as well as understanding the client's issue&providing excellent advice.”