Established in 1993, Baker McKenzie Vietnam is one of the largest and most experienced international law firms in Vietnam — and consistently rated among the best. With nearly three decades of on-the-ground experience in the local market, we are the go-to firm for both local and international businesses from a wide range of industries seeking domestic and cross-border advice on a whole spectrum of legal issues.
Our lawyers have a clear understanding of the complex legal and regulatory framework in Vietnam, having helped facilitate meaningful legal reform and shape policy in the country by participating in the drafting process of laws related to investment, corporates, M&A, securities, intellectual property, employment, digital, energy, and financing and competition, among others. We draw on our in-depth local knowledge — coupled with far-reaching resources in 45 other countries and territories — to create effective, innovative solutions tailored to our clients’ business strategies.
Baker McKenzie boasts a strong team of lawyers with extensive experience to assist our clients on their future plans and ongoing operations and interests in Vietnam. Over the years, we have developed a track record of advising on some of most significant transactions in Vietnam. Our areas of particular expertise include, among others, complex public and private M&A transactions, IPOs, bonds, major infrastructure projects, renewable energy projects, project finance and financial regulation, restructuring and insolvency, anti-corruption and compliance, digital transformation, from the evolving digital economy to smart city initiatives, supply chain matters from design to manufacturing to distribution and protection of intellectual property, technology, media and telecommunications. We complement these areas of practice with specialist groups in the areas of employment, tax, customs, real estate and dispute settlement. We have particular industry expertise in the areas of healthcare, food and beverage, insurance, and hotels, resorts and tourism.