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Frasers Law Company

UNIT 1501, 15TH FLOOR, THE METROPOLITAN, 235 DONG KHOI STREET, HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM
Tel:
Work +84 28 3824 2733
Fax:
Fax +84 28 3824 2736
Email:
Web:
www.frasersvn.com
Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City

Dr Lang Nguyen

Tel:
Work +84 8 3824 2733
Email:
Frasers Law Company

Work Department

Partner

Position

Dr Lang is a Partner of Frasers Law Company. Dr Lang’s areas of expertise include all aspects of corporate and commercial, with particular emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, pharmaceuticals, commercial, real estate and infrastructure projects. Dr Lang has advised a wide variety of multinational businesses from all parts of the world. Dr Lang joined the Frasers team as a Partner in early 2013.

Career

Dr Lang is one of Vietnam’s leading lawyers and one of the first Vietnamese nationals to have been appointed as a Partner in a foreign-owned, international law firm in Vietnam. Dr Lang’s technical skills are highly regarded, and the quality of her work is well known in the Vietnam business community. Prior to joining Frasers Law Company, Dr Lang spent more than eight years in one of the world’s largest “magic circle” law firms, rising to the level of International Counsel with that firm. Dr Lang is one of the first two people to have been awarded a doctorate of law from Ho Chi Minh City Law University. Dr Lang has lectured on a wide range of subjects including corporate governance, investment, commercial, competition, and anti-corruption law. She has written extensively on foreign investment in Vietnam and in particular on BOT contracts. Dr Lang is a regular speaker at seminars. She has also attended various presentations for clients in Vietnam and overseas, and has provided training to the management teams of a number of leading corporations.

Languages

Vietnamese; English.

Member

Australian Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam; British Business Group Vietnam; Hong Kong Business Association Vietnam; Ho Chi Minh City Bar Association.

Education

Ho Chi Minh City Law University (Bachelor of Law (graduated 1999); Masters of Law (graduated 2003); Doctor of Law (graduated 2008)).

Leisure

Reading, music, aerobics.


Vietnam

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

Frasers Law Company’s ‘connections in Vietnam keep it abreast of evolving risks in a dynamic market and enables it to anticipate clients’ concerns’. The highly experienced Mark Fraser, the ‘responsive and focusedJustin Gisz and Nguyen Thi Lang act for a diverse set of international lenders, borrowers and investors in project finance, commercial lending, restructurings and bank M&A, among other matters. Scotiabank and CommBank Management Consulting Company are new clients. A number of senior associates left to found Lexcomm Vietnam LLC.

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Projects and energy

Within: Projects and energy

Noted for its ‘very good level of service’, Frasers Law Company acts for lenders, including export credit agencies, investors, domestic and international, and operators of power, infrastructure or oil and gas projects. Mark Fraser and Nguyen Thi Lang have deep experience in the area.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

At Frasers Law Company, Mark Fraser and Justin Gisz lead the real estate practice; the latter is ‘naturally adept at bridging the gap between Vietnamese advisers and foreign clients’. The team, which also includes the recommended Nguyen Thi Lang, is advising a client on several investments in Vietnamese land and is assisting a private equity company with four acquisitions of real estate projects; other areas of expertise include tax advice, regulatory matters and portfolio management. Clients include Chains Caravelle Hotel and Nuplex Industries.

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Shipping

Within: Shipping

Mark Fraser leads Frasers Law Company’s shipping practice, which also includes Nguyen Thi Lang and Justin Gisz and four others. The team frequently handles transactional documentation, reviews trade agreements and resolves charterparty issues for several international and local logistics companies.

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