Firm Profile > Dilinh Legal > Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Dilinh Legal Offices
3F BROADWAY C
150 NGUYEN LUONG BANG STREET
TAN PHU WARD, DISTRICT 7, HO CHI MINH CITY
Dilinh Legal > The Legal 500 Rankings
Vietnam > Corporate and M&A Tier 4Dilinh Legal, which is a boutique corporate law firm, focuses on acting for clients in the life sciences, manufacturing and technology sectors. Founding partner Diep Hoang has a particularly strong track record advising Taiwanese investors on establishing a presence in Vietnam, in addition to assisting them with day-to-day operational issues and strategic expansions. He works with Michael Lee, who has been active in the Vietnam market for over 15 years.
‘Dilinh has supported me and our company very closely for every legal issues in Vietnam. Their service has been quick and clear.’
‘We have created a close friendship on top of the professional relationship. Team members are all professional and friendly at the same time.’
‘What makes Dilinh Legal unique is its ability to tackle legal matters in an effective and responsive manner. Dilinh Legal can always help our group avoid/mitigate legal risks. For urgent matters, the firm can offer precise legal opinions within 24 hours. Most firms may not be able to do that.’
‘I work closely with Diep Hoang and Michael Lee. We are separated by thousands of miles and 12 hours time difference. Yet, they are always accessible and responsive and fully understand our business.’
‘Dilinh has gone well beyond legal advise with us. They understand our business and have been invaluable with their commercial advice.‘
‘Ms. Diep Hoang. Strength: a seasoned counsel, having the knowledge, business-savvy, and cultural sensitivity to effectively handle our case.’
‘Ms Diep is a good lawyer. I’m quite comfortable with her support and legal advice. From my view, when finding solutions, she always thinks outside the box.’
Central Trading and Development Corporation
Jones and Vining
One Asia Lawyers
Thanh Cong Group
Henkel AG & Co.
Phu Hung Life Insurance
Dilinh Legal > Firm Profile
The firm: Dilinh Legal is a boutique corporate law firm based in Ho Chi Minh City with a focus on serving clients in the manufacturing, technology, and life science sectors. Diep Hoang founded the firm in 2010. In September 2017, Michael Lee joined the firm as a partner, bringing with him over ten years of experience at two international law firms in Vietnam. At Dilinh Legal, Diep and Michael combine their extensive experience and formidable legal talent in a wide range of legal sectors to bring their clients a compelling value proposition: elite law firm quality at highly competitive rates.
Corporate: Our lawyers have assisted many foreign investors to establish and maintain their legal/commercial presence in Vietnam through a variety of vehicles, including the establishment of representative offices, wholly foreign-owned companies, joint venture entities, and business cooperation contracts.
Dispute resolution: Dilinh Legal has strong dispute resolution and crisis management capabilities. Michael has extensive civil litigation experience in the United States and has been an arbitrator with the Vietnam International Arbitration Center since May of 2012. He has advised on numerous high-profile labor disputes in Vietnam. Diep regularly represents Phu Hung Group in their civil disputes and has advised other clients on a number of marquee civil disputes including advising a Taiwanese multinational on one of the most significant environmental pollution incidents in Vietnam and advising a multinational Taiwanese manufacturer on a high-profile tax audit.
Labor: Labor and employment issues and conflict resolution present many challenges to companies operating in Vietnam, ranging from risk management, regulatory compliance, negotiation, mediation to litigation, employee and union relations, and public relations matters. Our experienced team of attorneys has the expertise to assist across this broad spectrum of issues, helping our clients safeguard their businesses and adapt to the statutory and cultural landscape in Vietnam. We can advise on both contentious and non-contentious labor and human resource matters.
Life sciences: We provide regulatory advice on a wide range of products: pharmaceutical, cosmetics, consumer, food and beverage, biotech, veterinary, medical devices, and other life sciences products.
M&A: Our lawyers have acted as lead counsel on significant M&A transactions involving prominent corporations in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, media, logistics, investment funds, e-commerce, insurance, and real estate. We conduct due diligence, advise on local issues, and draft transaction documents.
Real estate: Our team has extensive experience in advising foreign developers on real estate projects, including structuring real estate transactions, drafting real estate joint venture agreements, drafting land purchase agreements, booking agreements, lease and long-term lease agreements, sale and purchase agreements for residential units, and assisting in negotiation with Vietnamese developers. We also advise manufacturers on the purchase of industrial land, and on construction contracts and other agreements ancillary to factory establishment. We conduct land due diligence for global hotel operators and advise on hotel management agreements.
Staff FiguresPartners : 2 Associates : 5 Of Counsel : 2 Tax Advisor : 1
LanguagesEnglish Korean Vietnamese
MembershipsNextlaw Global Referral Network State Capital Group
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