VCI Legal’s professional team comprises of local and expatriate lawyers who have graduated from leading universities in Vietnam and the US with a vast majority of them having obtained postgraduate degrees. Prior to joining VCI Legal, our lawyers and consultants have accumulated extensive experience from well-known international law firms, consulting firms and multi-national corporations in Vietnam and overseas. Therefore, we are confident to deliver our professional services with professional lawyers and in-house counsel. As for the professional qualifications of our lawyers, all VCI Legal lawyers are admitted to the Bar Association of the location they practice in.

Phung Anh Tuan Esq

Managing Partner

Education Economic University of HCM City, B.A.; Law school of HCM City, B.A., LL.B. in Economic Laws; Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago, Illinois, USA, Masters Degree in Commercial Laws, Corporation, Mergers & Acquisition, Antitrust, Securities, Banking, Venture Capital and Intellectual Properties. Mr. Phung is capable of handling cases that are similar in nature to […]

Kent Wong Esq

Partner | Head of Banking & Capital Markets

Overview Prior to joining VCI Legal, Kent was a senior foreign attorney and partner at APEX LLC, a first tier law firm in Korea. Kent now heads the Banking & Capital Markets team at VCI Legal. Kent represents major Korean financial institutions investing overseas (especially in ASEAN countries) as well as foreign clients with business […]

David Oh Esq.


David is a director of VCI LEGAL in the firm’s Ho Chi Minh City office and practices in the fields of corporate, investment, M&A and alternative dispute resolution. He previously worked extensively in matters involving competition law, franchising, alternative dispute resolution and general corporate advisory work in South Korea and Australia. He also negotiated and […]

Son Nguyen Esq

Director| Banking and Corporate

Son has worked for several major foreign law firms in Vietnam, such as Phillips Fox (now Allens Arthur & Robinson) and Indochina Legal. Prior to joining VCI Legal, he was the Head of the Legal Department at the South East Asia Bank (SeABank). With over 15 years of experience, Son now represents clients on a […]

Nga Nguyen

Senior Paralegal

Nga holds a bachelor in International Trade Law from the Hanoi University of Law and conducts legal research, drafting and translation. Prior to joining VCI Legal, she worked as a junior legal counsel at Vietnam Satellite Digital Television. Having recently passed the Judicial Academy’s exam, Nga Nguyen is currently doing her training at VCI Legal […]

Le Hai Thien

Associate | Assistant Manager

Thien Le has been working at VCI Legal since 2012. Prior to joining VCI Legal, Thien Le worked as a court clerk at a court in Ho Chi Minh City, assisting the Deputy Chief Judge of the court in handling commercial and civil disputes. Since starting his career at VCI Legal, he has advised clients on many […]

Hien Nguyen

Business Development Manager

Hien Nguyen holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business English and HRM from Thang Long University and a Certificate in Banking and Finance from the National Economic University. With over 10 years of professional experience, she is responsible for business development and client relations at VCI Legal. Hien coordinates and organizes the firm’s marketing, including seminars, […]

Nhi Trong Le

Managing Director

Nhi Trong Le is a well known senior business and financial expert in the banking sector. With over 10 years of experience, he has advised and worked for many major financial institutions, including Bank of America in San Francisco, Credit Lyonnais Securities Asia, Deutsche Morgan Grenfell in Vietnam, State Bank of Vietnam, Credit Agricole, France […]

Mai T. Massias

Professional Tax Advisor, MBA & Enrolled Agent and US IRS Tax Specialist

As a French and US graduate, Mai Assist VCI Legal with international tax issues

Thang Dang Esq

Corporate, Banking and Capital Markets

Thang Dang holds two bachelor degrees in English and law from universities in Hanoi and over 10 years of experience as a lawyer in Vietnam. His scope of expertise covers extensively Vietnamese and trans-border deals, banking and finance, corporate and M&A, Tax, IP, Real Estate, commercial and labor. Thang helps us with cross-cultural and cross-border […]

Long D. Nguyen Esq

Corporate, M&A, Banking and Capital Markets

Long Nguyen is a global legal and business professional with over 20 years of experience specializing in international law, cross border corporate and commercial and aviation laws promoting successful negotiations, resolutions, and operations worldwide. Long is known for leadership in regulatory and compliance matters, general corporate transactions as well as providing counsel and guidance on […]

W. Ronald Parks Esq

Tax and Transfer Pricing

Ronald holds a Bachelor’s in Governance and Law from the University of Florida, USA. Ronald specializes in tax and transfer pricing. He regularly cooperates with VCI Legal on a wide range of transactions such as tax-efficient structuring of inbound and outbound investments; development, documentation, and defense of transfer pricing policies; and the resolution of international […]

James M. Okuley Esq

US & Vietnamese Litigation and Dispute Resolution Practice

As a licensed foreign lawyer in Viet Nam since 2005, James has represented several major international and local businesses on international contracts, joint ventures and other business and litigation matters in Viet Nam.

Kiet Tuan Huynh Esq

US & California Litigation and General Practice

Huynh has over 15 years of experience as in-house counsel for renowned law firms in Vietnam and California advising on the full range of legal issues with a particular focus on civil, tax, corporate, criminal and environmental law.

Hai Hoang Dinh

Banking & Insurance

Holding two Bachelors in Law and English, Hai is the Legal Deputy Manager of AIA Vietnam. Hai has over 10 years of experience advising major banks and companies on insurance issues. Admitted to practice law in Vietnam, she often assists VCI Legal on matters related to every aspect of insurance business activities, including coverage and […]

Quan H. Nguyen

Vietnamese &Australian Corporate & General practice

Quan is a Vietnamese and Australian National. Admitted to practice law in Vietnam in 2005, Quan provides legal advice on international trade law, corporate & commercial as well as dispute resolution with a special focus on consumer goods. Quan works with VCI Legal on issues involving cross-border deals with Australia, consumer goods and arbitration.

Tuan Q. Vu Esq

Corporate, M&A & General Practice

Tuan Assists VCI Legal highly complex investment, corporate and M&A issues.

To Van Hoa

Constitutional Law

Hoa is a renowned Vietnamese expert in constitutional law in Vietnam. For 20 years, he has been working on a number of projects aiming at strengthening the capacity of the National Assembly, representative bodies and legal education in Vietnam as well as supporting legal and judicial reform.

Jyoti Kapur Esq

Indian & Vietnamese Corporate & General Practice

Jyoti is well known for successfully handling legal issues arising in Vietnam and India. His scope of expertise covers extensively Vietnamese and cross-border transactions, trade, tourism, investment, banking and finance, corporate, M&A, and dispute resolution.

Richard C. Ritter


Richard Ritter is the founding partner of the Zurich-based law firm Ritter Attorneys-at-law, the first Swiss Dubai-based law firm “International Legal Consultants”, as well as the Singapore-ased practice “International Legal Consultants pte ltd”, all of which specialize in commercial law and international finance. His global business and legal knowledge are an asset for dealing with […]

Bernhard Weber


Bernhard Werber runs the local operations of ILC in Singapore as Managing Partner. His preferred areas of practice are banking and capital markets law, international financial transactions, transnational ventures with a special focus on Southeast Asia. Having worked for the past twelve years in Private Banking/Wealth Management, he is also familiar with the structuring of […]

Urs Stirnimann


Urs Stirnimann runs local operations of ILC in Dubai providing global legal services in the Middle East Area with a focus on Dubai regulations. Former legal adviser for international organizations in the Middle East and Latin America, he joined Credit Suisse as investment adviser in Zurich, Bahrain and Geneva then was selected by the VP […]

Dr. Pham Do Chi

Senior Trade & Economic Advisor

CFO, VisiKard-Vietnam A commercial Social Network Co., Ho Chi Minh City He is also Co-Founder and Financial Advisor of AgroMonitor, a leading company in agricultural sector information and marketing research in Vietnam. Dr. Chí was recently Senior Economic and Financial Advisor of the USAID/STAR Program, providing economic and financial consulting to various ministries and institutions […]