• …continues to grow in strength as the Vietnamese counsel of choice
  • ...strategic, insightful and pragmatic legal advice to clients...
  • …focuses on high-end client work with a depth of local expertise...
  • ...offers particular expertise in project finance and infrastructure...
  • ...ubiquitous on complex high-value landmark Vietnam mandates...
  • ...unparalleled industry knowledge...
  • ...widely known for being at the forefront of market developments...
  • ...our unrelenting commitment to technical legal excellence...
  • …highly credible track record in advising on complex client matters
  • ...understanding Vietnam legal and cultural complexities is crucial...
  • ...our top-tier legal team goes the extra mile in emerging markets...
  • ...a market-leading projects, energy and infrastructure practice...
  • …deep bench of seasoned and technically skilled lawyers…
  • ...breadth and depth of transactional experience…

Lexcomm Vietnam LLC is a preeminent full-service commercial law firm with market-leading practices and an established bench of experienced legal practitioners spread across our Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City offices.

Firm Accolades

Transactional Experience

Testimonials

"Lexcomm [Vietnam LLC] is a preeminent full-service commercial law firm particularly known for its expertise in energy and infrastructure."
Asialaw Profiles 2019
"Lexcomm Vietnam is one of the best law firms that we have worked with in the last three years."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Lexcomm and [Pham Ba] Linh are our first priority in list of the law firms we will be considering to be our legal consultant for the deal."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Clients say: They deeply understand Vietnamese laws and international practice."
Chambers Asia Pacific 2019
"Service minded, knowledgeable and professional."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Their quality and responsiveness are both high and they think laterally, which is really positive"
Chambers Asia Pacific 2019
"Clients also note the experienced and dynamic partners at the firm and highlight its strength in energy and natural resources matters."
Chambers Asia Pacific 2019
"[Pham Ba Linh] thoroughly understands clients' business needs and provides practical advice."
Chambers Asia Pacific 2019
"...praise the firm's business acumen, describing the team as responsive, sensible and commercial."
Chambers Asia Pacific 2019
"In banking, the firm has experience in acting for both the sponsor and lender on matters such as project finance, asset finance, leveraged and acquisition finance, and corporate finance."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Lexcomm Vietnam is a dynamic firm with experienced lawyers in energy, oil and gas, infrastructure and project financing."
Asialaw Profiles 2019
"Expertise includes upstream oil and gas matters and the development of coal-fired power projects. Often handles project financing, structural and transactional matters relating to BOT projects."
Chambers Asia Pacific 2019
"...acts across a broad spectrum of upstream, midstream, power, petrochemicals, and mining exploration projects."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Recognised as a growing presence in this [TMT] area, especially in relation to telecoms. Advises on network, satellite, mobile and licensing issues, as well as outsourcing and entertainment related matters."
Chambers Asia Pacific 2019
"The firm is best known for its projects work and also practices in banking and finance and M&A."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Lexcomm Vietnam has very good expertise and experience in EPC contracts in energy projects."
Asialaw Profiles 2019
"Banking and finance - I find Lexcomm to be responsive and always willing to go the extra mile."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Mergers and acquisitions - High quality practice with dedicated and committed practitioners."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Intensive experiences in construction projects and EPC contracts, project financing and telecommunication."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Pham Ba Linh is one of the best energy and infrastructure lawyers in Vietnam of whom I highly rate for his legal expertise and strong industry knowledge in the Vietnam upstream oil and gas industry."
Asialaw Profiles 2019
"Wow, Ba Linh is a very experienced lawyer in oil and gas, energy, infrastructure and project financing. "
Asialaw Profiles 2019
"Mr [Nguyen Viet] Ha has wide and deep knowledge and experiences in energy and Infrastructure projects, especially the power projects."
Asialaw Profiles 2019
"...this tremendous achievement, which strongly demonstrates that Lexcomm is in the top league of Asia deal makers."
Asia Business Law Journal 2018
"…advises international oil companies on block developments and farm-ins regarding oil and gas blocks…"
Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018
"the firm advises on cross-border situations including… syndicated loans and secondary offerings"
International Financial Law Review 2018
"…serves as local counsel for developers of gigawatt-plus coal fired power stations…"
Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018
"Lexcomm Vietnam LLC, in addition to advising on telecoms regulations, assists local broadcasters with major broadcast content deals."
Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018
"Lexcomm Vietnam LLC handles buy-side and sell-side M&A work for local and international clients."
Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018
"...the restructuring of complex financial arrangements and associated refinancing transactions..."
International Financial Law Review 2018
"Lexcomm’s energy and natural resources practice is widely recognised for one of the most experienced groups of energy lawyers and specialists in Vietnam."
Asialaw Profiles 2018
"Work in the transport space includes...advising a contractor on the Ho Chi Minh City Metro Line 1 project. The firm also acts for water plant developers and road constructors."
Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018
"...enthusiastic, client-focused and knowledgeable in Vietnamese legal issues."
Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018

Lexcomm Vietnam LLC is a preeminent full-service commercial law firm with market-leading practices and an established bench of experienced legal practitioners spread across our Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City offices.

Our commercially driven Vietnam-qualified lawyers with a strategic perspective are widely known for being at the forefront of latest legal and market developments. We take pride in our ability to build long-term relationships with a diverse Vietnam and international client base with sector focus.

We regularly handle numerous multibillion-dollar landmark transactions in the Vietnam market. Our firm is distinguished by our top-level technical legal expertise and wealth of domestic market experience, and we are ideally placed to assist international clients in navigating the changing Vietnam regulatory waters on the full range of high-profile transactional and contentious matters.

Testimonials

"Lexcomm [Vietnam LLC] is a preeminent full-service commercial law firm particularly known for its expertise in energy and infrastructure."
Asialaw Profiles 2019
"Lexcomm Vietnam is one of the best law firms that we have worked with in the last three years."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Lexcomm and [Pham Ba] Linh are our first priority in list of the law firms we will be considering to be our legal consultant for the deal."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Clients say: They deeply understand Vietnamese laws and international practice."
Chambers Asia Pacific 2019
"Service minded, knowledgeable and professional."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Their quality and responsiveness are both high and they think laterally, which is really positive"
Chambers Asia Pacific 2019
"Clients also note the experienced and dynamic partners at the firm and highlight its strength in energy and natural resources matters."
Chambers Asia Pacific 2019
"[Pham Ba Linh] thoroughly understands clients' business needs and provides practical advice."
Chambers Asia Pacific 2019
"...praise the firm's business acumen, describing the team as responsive, sensible and commercial."
Chambers Asia Pacific 2019
"In banking, the firm has experience in acting for both the sponsor and lender on matters such as project finance, asset finance, leveraged and acquisition finance, and corporate finance."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Lexcomm Vietnam is a dynamic firm with experienced lawyers in energy, oil and gas, infrastructure and project financing."
Asialaw Profiles 2019
"Expertise includes upstream oil and gas matters and the development of coal-fired power projects. Often handles project financing, structural and transactional matters relating to BOT projects."
Chambers Asia Pacific 2019
"...acts across a broad spectrum of upstream, midstream, power, petrochemicals, and mining exploration projects."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Recognised as a growing presence in this [TMT] area, especially in relation to telecoms. Advises on network, satellite, mobile and licensing issues, as well as outsourcing and entertainment related matters."
Chambers Asia Pacific 2019
"The firm is best known for its projects work and also practices in banking and finance and M&A."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Lexcomm Vietnam has very good expertise and experience in EPC contracts in energy projects."
Asialaw Profiles 2019
"Banking and finance - I find Lexcomm to be responsive and always willing to go the extra mile."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Mergers and acquisitions - High quality practice with dedicated and committed practitioners."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Intensive experiences in construction projects and EPC contracts, project financing and telecommunication."
International Financial Law Review 2019
"Pham Ba Linh is one of the best energy and infrastructure lawyers in Vietnam of whom I highly rate for his legal expertise and strong industry knowledge in the Vietnam upstream oil and gas industry."
Asialaw Profiles 2019
"Wow, Ba Linh is a very experienced lawyer in oil and gas, energy, infrastructure and project financing. "
Asialaw Profiles 2019
"Mr [Nguyen Viet] Ha has wide and deep knowledge and experiences in energy and Infrastructure projects, especially the power projects."
Asialaw Profiles 2019
"...this tremendous achievement, which strongly demonstrates that Lexcomm is in the top league of Asia deal makers."
Asia Business Law Journal 2018
"…advises international oil companies on block developments and farm-ins regarding oil and gas blocks…"
Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018
"the firm advises on cross-border situations including… syndicated loans and secondary offerings"
International Financial Law Review 2018
"…serves as local counsel for developers of gigawatt-plus coal fired power stations…"
Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018
"Lexcomm Vietnam LLC, in addition to advising on telecoms regulations, assists local broadcasters with major broadcast content deals."
Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018
"Lexcomm Vietnam LLC handles buy-side and sell-side M&A work for local and international clients."
Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018
"...the restructuring of complex financial arrangements and associated refinancing transactions..."
International Financial Law Review 2018
"Lexcomm’s energy and natural resources practice is widely recognised for one of the most experienced groups of energy lawyers and specialists in Vietnam."
Asialaw Profiles 2018
"Work in the transport space includes...advising a contractor on the Ho Chi Minh City Metro Line 1 project. The firm also acts for water plant developers and road constructors."
Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018
"...enthusiastic, client-focused and knowledgeable in Vietnamese legal issues."
Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018

Transactional Experience

  • advising sponsors in relation to land-based multibillion-dollar Vietnam LNG procurement, storage, regasification and delivery facilities/integrated LNG-to-power projects
  • advising sponsors in relation to the development of a multibillion-dollar landmark Vietnam oil refinery project
  • advising port facility/container terminal owners and operators on long-term concessions for marine terminals
  • advising mandated lead arrangers on US$300 million multi-tranche syndicated senior secured LMA borrowing base facilities and related onshore security package
  • advising on the full range of unincorporated joint ventures and contractual arrangements for development of a large-scale polyester manufacturing project
  • advising an international mining company on Vietnam mining tenements, regulatory structure and ownership in the exploration and extraction of mineral resources
  • advising international oil companies on a complex “first of its kind” US$1.1 billion oil and gas development project
  • advising an issuer on the Vietnam law aspects of private placement offerings of multi-hundred million EUR/USD multi-tranche senior secured notes
  • advising on proposed investments in the offerings of VND-denominated bonds and offering documentation
  • advising on US$280 million 40,000DWT deepwater seaport facilities for coal and oil imports in Vietnam
  • advising on project documents in respect of Duyen Hai 1 (1,245MW), Nghi Son 1 (600MW), Vinh Tan 2 (1,244MW), Uong Bi 2 (330MW), Thai Binh 1 (600MW) and Duyen Hai 3 (1,245MW) coal-fired power projects
  • advising international clients on the Vietnam law aspects of a complex international acquisition of 15 run-of-the-river small-scale hydropower plants in Vietnam
  • advising in relation to the proposed investment and development of utility-scale Vietnam solar energy projects
  • advising on rights under PSCs, JOAs, joint development agreements, farm-ins, farm-outs, unitisations and drilling in Vietnam upstream oil and gas
  • advising international investors in relation to the development of a 144MW wind farm project in Vietnam
  • advising on the construction aspects of a US$2.4bn 1,200MW coal-fired Duyen Hai 2 BOT power project
  • advising in relation to the Vietnamese law aspects of a multi-billion US Dollar JICA-funded Ho Chi Minh City MRT Line 1 project (Ben Thanh - Suoi Tien section)
  • advising an international client on project documents and bankability reviews of the US$2.3 billion 1,200MW Nam Dinh 1 coal-fired BOT power project