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Dzungsrt & Associates LLC


Partner – Head of Hanoi Office


Mr Minh read law at Hanoi Law University, Vietnam (LL.B) and at Monash University, Australia (LL.M). He leads a team of six fee-earners specialising in Commercial Arbitration, Litigation and International Trade.

Mr Minh has represented clients in international arbitrations conducted under the Rules of e.g. the ICC, SIAC and HKIAC to resolve cross-border disputes involving Vietnamese elements. He has also acted in arbitrations at the Vietnam International Arbitration Center (VIAC) and in recognition and enforcement proceedings before the Vietnamese courts. Besides, Minh regularly advises on various issues both substantive and procedural in nature.

Matters in which Mr Minh has acted are oftentimes high-profile, covering a wide range of legal and factual questions, in e.g. Oil and Gas, Construction and Real Estates, Corporate and Joint Venture, Sales of Good and Insurance. Many of his cases at the VIAC are also first-of-their-kinds in Vietnam.

Mr Minh is recognised as an “Up and Coming” Dispute Resolution Lawyer by Chambers 2020 and is praised as a “very responsive, always available” lawyer who provides “very practical and spot-on advice.” Also, Legal500 2020 commends him as follows:

‘Minh and his team are top-class counsel in Vietnam, making very good arguments and very diligent in their work.’

‘Nguyen Ngoc Minh’s advice is sound and practical. He responds quickly and in depth, and advises practical solutions where appropriate. He is a lawyer of utmost professional integrity.‘

Lawyer Rankings

Vietnam > Dispute resolution: arbitration

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.