Mayer Brown > Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam > Firm Profile
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Mayer Brown > The Legal 500 RankingsMayer Brown, which has had an on-the-ground presence in Vietnam since 1994, acts for clients on complex project finance, acquisition finance and property finance transactions, among other work streams. In addition to being active in matters with a nexus to Vietnam, the group is also sought after for advice on cross-border transactions in South East Asia and elsewhere across Asia. Leading the team is New York-qualified partner David Harrison , who is a well-known name among multilateral and commercial lenders and agents. He is supported by senior associate Orsolya Szotyory-Grove, who is also New York-qualified.
Other key lawyers:
‘Mayer Brown is the pre-eminent legal adviser when it comes to banking & finance transactions.’
Asian Development Bank
DEG-Deutsche Investitions-und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH (DEG)
Global Climate Partnership Fund
Vietnam > Corporate and M&A Tier 2Mayer Brown's team is led by New York-qualified partner David Harrison, who excels in M&A, joint ventures, disposals and general corporate matters. He is equally strong advising foreign companies on their investments in Vietnam as he is acting for domestic companies on their outbound activities. Harrison is supported by counsel Hai Thao Nguyen, who has over 10 years of experience advising clients in the real estate and insurance sectors. Another key name is senior associate Orsolya Szotryory-Grove, who is also a US-qualified lawyer.
‘Mayer Brown has a well-established practice in Vietnam and their advice is always strategic and pragmatic. The team consists of seasoned practitioners that know the terrain and hence can advise on a wide range of issues.’
‘David Harrison is ranked number one on our speed dial when it comes to any transactions associated with Vietnam. Time and time again David proves he is a cut above the rest with his in-depth knowledge of Vietnamese law and understanding of practical issues and commercial applications. David is a good operator who is responsive, dedicated, proactive and technically superior.’
Hillhouse Capital Management Ltd
Standard Chartered Bank
San Miguel Foods, Inc
John Swire & Sons Pty Ltd.
Nederlandse Financierings-Maatschappij voor Ontwikkelingslanden N.V. (FMO)
DEG- Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH (DEG)
- Advised Deutsche Investitions-und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH (DEG), a German developmentbank, on its subscription for preference shares in AsiaCollect Holdings Pte. Ltd. for $2m.
Other key lawyers:
Tom Pugh; Terence Tung
‘Innovative, experienced and efficient.‘
Huarong Asset Management
China Construction Bank (Asia) Corporation
Industrial and Commercial Bank of China
China Development Bank
Ernst & Young
International Finance Corporation
Malayan Banking Berhad
Mayer Brown > Firm Profile
Mayer Brown is uniquely positioned to advise the world’s leading companies and financial institutions on their most complex deals and disputes. With extensive reach across four continents, we are the only integrated law firm in the world with approximately 200 lawyers in each of the world’s three largest financial centers—New York, London and Hong Kong—the backbone of the global economy. We have deep experience in high-stakes litigation and complex transactions across industry sectors, including our signature strength, the global financial services industry. Our diverse teams of lawyers are recognized by our clients as strategic partners with deep commercial instincts and a commitment to creatively anticipating their needs and delivering excellence in everything we do. Our “one-firm” culture—seamless and integrated across all practices and regions—ensures that our clients receive the best of our knowledge and experience.
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Press Releases24th January 2019
Mayer Brown promotes seven to counsel in Asia
Hong Kong, 21 November 2018 – Mayer Brown has announced the promotion of seven lawyers in Asia to counsel. The appointments are effective January 1, 2019.
24th January 2019
Mayer Brown promotes five to partner in Asia
Hong Kong, 21 November 2018 —Mayer Brown has announced the promotion of five lawyers in Asia to partner. The appointments are effective January 1, 2019.
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This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Securitisation laws and regulations that may occur in Hong Kong.
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United States: Insurance & Reinsurance
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