Insurance in Vietnam

Baker McKenzie

The insurance practice at Baker McKenzie is known for advising major international and local insurers on various transactional and regulatory work. Led by Chi Lieu Dang, the team handles cross-border insurance work and works closely with other offices in Asia. Associate Nguyen Thanh Hai advises on claims, restructuring and compliance matters, and in particular has life insurance expertise.

Practice head(s):

Dang Chi Lieu

Other key lawyers:

Nguyen Thanh Hai

Russin & Vecchi, LLC

Russin & Vecchi, LLC is known for handling insurance-sector M&A deals and general advice Mai Thi Minh Hang in Hanoi leading matters. In Ho Chin Min City, Nguyen Huu Minh Nhut is recommended for his ability to handle multi-jurisdictional transactions for large businesses.

Practice head(s):

Mai Thi Minh Hang

Other key lawyers:

Nguyen Huu Minh Nhut

Frasers Law Company

Frasers Law Company's insurance team is equipped to handle large volumes of complex advisory work to sector-leading clients. Led by Mark Fraser, the group has experience advising businesses on risk, compensation and regulatory matters. Justin Gisz remains a noted practitioner, retaining his industry-level expertise and undertaking considerable advisory work for multinational companies. Phung Thi Thanh Thao is a key senior associate in this team.

Practice head(s):

Mark Fraser

Other key lawyers:

Justin Gisz; Phung Thi Thanh Thao

Key clients

Argex Titanium Inc.

Chubb

Vina Legal

Vina Legal handles various types of insurance work, including regulatory matters and advice on claims disputes. The team led by Duong Quang Long is experienced in handling high-value and often cross-border matters. Trieu Thi Thanh Huong has vast non-contentious experience on insurance matters and Nguyen Bao Huy has experience in corporate advisory work.

Practice head(s):

Duong Quang Long; Trieu Thi Thanh Huong; Nguyen Bao Huy

Key clients

Vietinbank Insurance Corporation

Bao Viet Insurance Corporation

Post and Telecommunications Insurance JSC

Reservoir Link

Vietnam Multimedia Corporation

Colas Rails S.A

BS Heidelberg Group

VIG Group

Vinh Tan 1 Power Company

Aon Vina Co., Ltd

Sunshine Group

Vietnam National Textile and Garment Corporation

Power Consulting Joint-Stock Company

Work highlights

  • Advised on a private placement of shares by Vietinbank Insurance company to Hyundai Fire and Marine Insurance Company.

Tilleke & Gibbins

Tilleke & Gibbins' insurance practice in Vietnam is led Vinh Quoc Nguyen in Ho Chi Minh City, who manages a team experienced in handling the spectrum of insurance matters spanning contentious and non-contentious work spanning from disputes to regulatory matters. The group is comprised of Hanoi based Kien Trung Trinh and associate Waewpen Piemwichai, who has experience of cross-border work with Thailand.

Practice head(s):

Vinh Quoc Nguyen

Key clients

Marsh & McLennan

Work highlights

  • Advising Marsh & McLennan on the Vietnamise aspects of its $5.6bn global acquisition of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group (JLT).

Vision & Associates

The insurance team at Vision & Associates has experience in general insurance matters and regulatory work with key practitioners including associate Luu Tien Ngoc and Trong Hieu Dang. Managing partner Pham Bac is also recommended for advisory matters.

Practice head(s):

Pham Bac

Other key lawyers:

Luu Tien Ngoc; Trong Hieu Dang