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Dzungsrt & Associates LLC

Vietnam > Dispute resolution: arbitration Tier 1

Dzungsrt & Associates LLC has a significant international caseload, as has been evidenced by its team recently acting for clients in proceedings before the SIAC, ICC and HKIAC. In addition to being active in shipping work, the team is also known to handle disputes pertaining to construction, IT and energy. Key members of the team include Nguyen Ngoc Minh and Dang Vu Minh Ha, both of whom share a similar interest in maritime and commercial disputes. Special arbitration counsel Nguyen Thi Thu Trang is another notable name, known for her expertise in investment and commercial disputes.


‘Nguyen Ngoc Minh is an excellent young international arbitration lawyer.’

Very experienced with Vietnamese laws and procedures. Very strong arguments. Highly reliable.’

Has a very internationally minded practice. Well versed in the area of international arbitration practice.’

I would go as far as to say that, if one is seeking support for international arbitration cases in Vietnam, this would be the go-to firm. Capable of providing the legal services one would expect in international cases.

Highly recommend Nguyen Minh. Swift and on-point advocacy and very good communications with the client.’

Vietnam > Shipping and aviation Tier 1

Shipping and ADR boutique Dzungsrt & Associates LLC covers a full range of mandates for clients, including ship finance transactions, acquisitions and sales of vessels, and also cargo claims and pollution cases. Tran Ha Han, who is based in Ho Chi Minh City, co-heads the practice with Hanoi-based partner Dang Vu Minh Ha.

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‘They are quick and detail-oriented.’

Ms Tran Ha Han (Saigon) and Ms Dang Vu Minh Ha (Hanoi). Both worked together on differing aspects of the same matter. Both gave excellent legal advice, which we were more confident in that our opponents. They also had a really good commercial understanding.

Provided excellent service which combined with excellent local knowledge produced a good result. Responses were quick, informative, and guidance was given as to how to manage the sitaution.’

Dzungsrt & Associates LLC is a boutique shipping and ADR law firm with offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. Our highly qualified lawyers have assisted both international and local clients since 1994. The firm is a leader in the fields of shipping, commerce, insurance and dispute resolution. The Legal 500 Asia Pacific has recognized the firm as “Vietnam’s most reputable shipping law practice… incorporating a highly proficient ADR practice”.

We provide a comprehensive service to our clients in all matters related to our areas of practice maintaining the highest professional standards. We have established a close working relationship with many Vietnamese regulatory and administrative authorities and also work closely with a number of international shipping lawyers.

Department Name Email Telephone
Senior Partner Nguyen Manh Dzung +84 (0) 28 3822 0076
Partner - Head of Saigon Office Vu Phuong Trang +84 (0) 28 3822 0076
Partner - Head of Hanoi Office Nguyen Ngoc Minh +84 (0) 24 3772 6970
Shipping Partner Tran Ha Han +84 (0) 28 3822 0076
Partner Dang Vu Minh Ha +84 (0) 24 3772 6970
Arbitration Partner Nguyen Thi Thu Trang +84 (0) 24 3772 6970
Photo Name Position Profile
 Dang Vu Minh Ha photo Dang Vu Minh Ha Partner – Shipping and ADR
 Nguyen Ngoc Minh photo Nguyen Ngoc Minh Partner – Head of Hanoi Office
 Thu Trang Nguyen Thi  photo Thu Trang Nguyen Thi Special Arbitration Counsel
Charter Institute of Arbitrators CIArb