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Baker McKenzie

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Vietnam > TMT

(Leading individuals)

Yee Chung SeckBaker McKenzie

Baker McKenzie has a ‘go-to’ practice in the TMT arena, acting for market-leading clients across sectors in complex international transactions. Yee Chung Seck is a key name to note, specialising in foreign investment and corporate M&A matters. Seck co-leads the group along with Manh Hung Tran in Hanoi. Strengths include advisory work on cyber risk, data protection and content regulation relevant to foreign service providers operating in Vietnam. Thanh Son Dang advises multinational companies on data protection related matters. Associate Thi Thanh Le is recommended for her assistance in high-value tech deals.

Vietnam > Shipping and aviation

Baker McKenzie includes lawyers skilled in handling high-value and multi-jurisdictional advisory work for leading aviation clients as well as acting for financial institutions on ship and aircraft financing matters. Oanh Hoang Kim Nguyen and Yee Chung Seck in Ho Chi Minh City are supported by a handful of versatile banking and finance associates, working in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi.

Vietnam > Capital markets

At Baker McKenzie, the team under Nguyen Oanh‘s leadership handles a blend of work in capital markets, advising a range of banks on transactions and regulatory matters. Yee Chung Seck is a key lawyer, as is special counsel Dang Linh Chi in Hanoi, who handles foreign investment and advisory work to banks, much of which is around securities. Associate Pham Thuy Van assists the team with cross-border financing deals.

Vietnam > Corporate and M&A

Baker McKenzie‘s team is ‘knowledgeable on complex corporate regulatory regimes‘ and is overseen by ‘market leaderYee Chung Seck and managing partner Fred Burke. The practice group has considerable expertise in high-value cross-border transactions across a wide range of sectors. Special counsel Lan Phuong Nguyen advises, among others, global retailers, whilst energy and infrastructure head Chi Lieu Dang acts for clients in the renewable space. Special counsel Richard Kim has strengthened the practice in Hanoi, having been previously based in Seoul – he has a following among Korean clients, advising them on foreign direct investment.

Vietnam > Banking and finance

Baker McKenzie handles a range of finance work, including asset finance, structured finance and regulatory matters. The team, which is led by Hoang Kim Oanh Nguyen acts for a range of leading investment and commercial banks on complex transactions and often, cross-border deals. Managing partner and foreign investment specialist Fred Burke and special counsel, Linh Dang in Hanoi undertake considerable advisory work for major banking clients on an assortment of matters such as local law matters and loans. Yee Chung Seck in Ho Chi Minh City is also a noted member of the team, bringing his corporate expertise to matters.