Nguyen, Lan Phuong

Lan Phuong Nguyen

Partner
Baker & McKenzie (Vietnam) Ltd.

Biography

Lan Phuong Nguyen is a partner based in the Firm's Ho Chi Minh City office. Ms. Nguyen is a member of the Lawyers Association of Ho Chi Minh City, the American Chamber of Commerce and the British Business Group in Vietnam.

Practice Focus

Ms. Nguyen’s practice focuses on corporate transactions with a particular emphasis on foreign direct investment, real estate, international trade, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory and commercial, as well as employment matters.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Advised Origin Energy Limited in relation to the acquisition of major shareholding in a local company.
  • Assisted First Solar in establishing its billion-dollar project on a solar panel factory in Ho Chi Minh City.
  • Advised Toshin on closing the first two phases of a five-phase acquisition project over a prime location real property in downtown Ho Chi Minh City.
  • Advised a leading logistics company on restructuring its operations in Vietnam.
  • Advised the American Bureau of Shipping on restructuring its operations in Vietnam.
  • Assisted numerous multinational companies,in setting up trading and distribution companies in Vietnam.

Admissions

  • Vietnam (2007)

Education

  • Law University of Ho Chi Minh City (B.A.) (2002)
  • University of Ho Chi Minh City (B.A.) (1995)
  • University of Wisconsin Law School (LL.M.)

Languages

  • English

Previous Offices

  • Hong Kong
  • Washington, DC