|Asia Pacific Legal 500
Corporate and Commercial:
The Lawyers: Pham Nghiem Xuan Bac [one of leading individuals in the field] remains prominent. Alongside lawyers from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, he advised ANZ Bank on a facility agreement with a state-owned corporation in Vietnam. He also led the team that advised Copenhagen Development Consulting on an economic reform project in Vietnam funded by Danida. Another height for Bac was advising Hong Kong company American Indochina Resort on the establishment of a real estate trading operation in Vietnam.
The Clients: The firm has co-operated with Deacons in working on a legal report for World Bank on a potential design-build-operation-lease model (DBOL) for a water supply project in the country. It also advised Korean company Kumho Trading on establishing operations in Vietnam for the manufacture and export of potteries, porcelains and handmade products. Other major clients include: Asia Development Bank; Mekong Project Development; GTZ; Unilever Vietnam; ANZ; Cargill; Motorola; IBM; Deawoo; Vidamco and Telstra.
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