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Global Vietnam Corporate/M&A

The Global-wide Corporate/M&A  Chambers research covers the elements of law related to various types of corporate and M&A transactions, with particular interest in firms’ ability to advise clients in multi-jurisdictional mandates.  Firms who feature in this table excel in cross-border deals including company acquisitions, dispositions and related financing arrangements, capitalisations, entity selection and formation, operating and partnership agreements, securities and governance matters. Also covers those transactions designed to help restructuring within companies and their subsidiaries by change of ownership. This section also recognises the expertise required to assist clients with large scale private equity buyouts. 

Rankings overview for Departments

2
Band 2
  1. Allens
  2. DFDL
  3. Frasers Law Company
  4. LNT & Partners
3
Band 3
  1. Mayer Brown (Vietnam) LLC
    Mayer Brown (Vietnam) LLC 13 Years Ranked
  2. Rajah & Tann LCT Lawyers 11 Years Ranked
  3. APFL & Partners Legal Vietnam LLC
  4. Duane Morris Vietnam LLC
  5. Russin & Vecchi Ltd
4
Band 4
  1. Nishimura & Asahi
    Nishimura & Asahi 4 Years Ranked
  2. Asia Counsel Vietnam Law Company Limited
  3. Lexcomm Vietnam LLC
  4. Tilleke & Gibbins
  5. Venture North Law
  6. Vision & Associates
5
Band 5
  1. ACSV Legal
  2. Dilinh Legal
  3. DL & Partners

All Departments profiles

1
Band 1
  1. Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
    1
    Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 1 Years Ranked
    Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has an exceptional reputation for advising on complex M&A transactions in Vietnam, with additional expertise in corporate restructuring and investment matters. Its lawyers regularly represent clients in the technology, education and banking sectors, among others. Especially active for private equity investors in the Vietnamese market, as well as other international corporates. Also advises clients on merger clearance in Vietnam. Counts Morgan Stanley and GIC among its clientele.
  2. VILAF
    1
    VILAF
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 13 Years Ranked
    VILAF is a standout local practice in Vietnam, with an experienced team of corporate lawyers who continue to handle complex cross-border acquisitions, with a focus on inbound work. Often advises foreign investors on high-value M&A and joint venture deals in Vietnam. Instructed by major international and domestic clients on deals in a range of sectors, including technology, healthcare, real estate and energy. Key clients include Toyota Tsusho, Vingroup and Marubeni.
  3. Allen & Overy
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 1
  4. Baker McKenzie
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 1
  5. YKVN LLC
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 1
2
Band 2
  1. Allens
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 2
  2. DFDL
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 2
  3. Frasers Law Company
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 2
  4. LNT & Partners
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 2
3
Band 3
  1. Mayer Brown (Vietnam) LLC
    3
    Mayer Brown (Vietnam) LLC
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 13 Years Ranked
    Mayer Brown has a solid Vietnam bench featuring internationally and locally qualified lawyers, especially active on deals across various jurisdictions in South-East and South Asia. Handles a mixture of acquisitions, divestments, joint ventures and fund-raisings. Its client base includes significant energy sector companies and financial institutions. The team additionally has a strong regulatory practice, and is known for advising global clients on Vietnam compliance issues. Counts DEG, Norfund and Leapfrog Investments among its clientele.
  2. 3
    Rajah & Tann LCT Lawyers
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 11 Years Ranked
    Rajah & Tann Singapore is a well-regarded law firm which combines local expertise with the support of the firm's network of offices in the region. Regularly assists foreign clients including MNCs and regional companies with their cross-border transactions. Especially adept in handling real estate, manufacturing and technology sector deals, including joint ventures and mergers. Some of its key clients include Mapletree Logistics Trust, Aura Private Equity and BioMar.
  3. APFL & Partners Legal Vietnam LLC
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 3
  4. Duane Morris Vietnam LLC
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 3
  5. Russin & Vecchi Ltd
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 3
4
Band 4
  1. Nishimura & Asahi
    4
    Nishimura & Asahi
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 4 | 4 Years Ranked
    Nishimura & Asahi is well reputed for its proficiency in assisting major Japanese corporates with investments in Vietnam, including joint ventures and M&A. Aids a broad selection of clients from a wide variety of industries, including the real estate, manufacturing and renewable energy sectors. Well placed to advise on issues relating to foreign investment regulations in Vietnam. Its team includes Vietnamese and Japanese-qualified lawyers. Examples of clients include Mitsubishi Materials, Hitachi Sustainable Energy and Aozora Bank.
  2. Asia Counsel Vietnam Law Company Limited
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 4
  3. Lexcomm Vietnam LLC
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 4
  4. Tilleke & Gibbins
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 4
  5. Venture North Law
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 4
  6. Vision & Associates
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 4
5
Band 5
  1. ACSV Legal
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 5
  2. Dilinh Legal
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 5
  3. DL & Partners
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 5