Global Vietnam Banking & Finance
- Tran Anh Duc Allen & Overy
- Truong Nhat QuangYKVN LLC
Up and Coming
Associates to watch
1Allen & OveryBanking & Finance2023 | Band 1 |Allen & Overy is a market leader in Vietnam with a well-regarded legal team servicing numerous international and local clients. The team is especially well known for its adept handling of cross-border corporate, trade and project finance. The firm regularly advises on the range of capital market products, covering both debt and equity offerings in addition to hybrid convertible loans. Further legal capabilities of the firm cover cutting-edge international and domestic bond issuances as well as a range of loan restructuring deals and aviation finance. 1VILAFBanking & Finance2023 | Band 1 |VILAF has an impressive financing group handling an array of market-leading deals for global financial institutions. The legal team is also well versed in relation to big-ticket ECM and DCM transactions, including on behalf of leading Vietnamese and international corporates. The firm is involved in a range of project, aviation and real estate financings, as well as banking M&A and restructurings. VILAF is also adept at handling the regulatory aspects of finance transactions and works with a range of international clients, including Apple Bank, Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank and Grab Holdings.
- YKVN LLCBanking & Finance2023 | Band 1
2Baker McKenzieBanking & Finance2023 | Band 2 |Baker McKenzie is highly respected for its handling of cross-border legal matters involving major local and international banks and corporates in Vietnam. The team in Vietnam is skilled at advising on various financial services regulations, as well as handling syndicated lending and refinancing. The department is also active on a significant number of capital markets deals, including share acquisitions and private placements. 2Freshfields Bruckhaus DeringerBanking & Finance2023 | Band 2 |Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer houses a respected banking practice in Vietnam, operating across a range of project and acquisition finance deals, as well as restructuring mandates. The lawyers have additional strength in capital markets, acting as counsel for numerous international investment banks on securities and equity and debt mandates. The team is frequently mandated on banking M&A and equitisation deals involving global financial institutions. Clients include General Atlantic and PayPal. 2Mayer Brown (Vietnam) LLCBanking & Finance2023 | Band 2 |Mayer Brown's lawyers in Vietnam advise domestic, international and development banks on large banking and finance transactions, frequently assisting with the arrangement of credit facilities. The department is also well thought of for its work in project finance and banking M&A. The team is capable of handling a cross-section of capital markets transactions, particularly in relation to bond issuances.
3LNT & PartnersBanking & Finance2023 | Band 3 |LNT & Partners is recognised in Vietnam's legal market for its financial services practice, providing solid advice on local and cross-border project finance, as well as general banking facilities. The team is known for being especially active for well-known domestic clients such as banks and other financial institutions, as well as corporates. Also, the department provides expertise in e-commerce and financial services regulatory matters. Bio-Invest, FinAccel and Chrysaor Holdings feature among the firm's clientele.
- AllensBanking & Finance2023 | Band 3
- Frasers Law CompanyBanking & Finance2023 | Band 3
- KPMG Law VietnamBanking & Finance2023 | Band 3
4Watson Farley & Williams LVNBanking & Finance2023 | Band 4 |Watson Farley & Williams has a notable Vietnam banking practice led out of its Hanoi office. The team is able to leverage its international network to advise international clients on large value project financing mandates. The team also advises on term loan and export finance facilities, as well as fintech matters. Cathay United Bank and Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam are clients of the firm.
- Bizlink LawyersBanking & Finance2023 | Band 4
- Lexcomm Vietnam LLCBanking & Finance2023 | Band 4
- Vision & AssociatesBanking & Finance2023 | Band 4