Ms. Tran Thi Ngan

Senior Counsel
Hanoi Office
Mobile: (+84) (0) 917 929 166
Tel: (+84 24) 35148355
Fax: (+84 24) 35148344
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Ms. Tran Thi Ngan is a Senior Counsel at Hanoi office of Bizlink Lawyers.

With over 15 years of legal practice, Ngan has been always highly praised by clients for her responsibility, diligence and especially effective solutions in her legal advice and assistance.

Ms. Tran’s outstanding experience in practice is reflected in her comprehensive legal advices, including but not limited to corporate governance and compliance, contracts, labor and employment, tax and fees, import - export and customs, anti-competition, technology transfer, etc.  Her main clients are foreign companies and organizations and Vietnam-based foreign invested companies.

Ms. Tran is also appreciated by clients for her valuable and professional assistance in licensing and licensing related work including establishment of foreign invested companies in Vietnam. Thanks to her professionalism and efficiency in working with Vietnamese Government authorities, so far Ngan has successfully assisted her clients in applying and obtaining hundreds of different business licenses and certificates of full range.

As an active lawyer of Hanoi Bar Association, Ngan devotes herself to pro bono activities and community work. Apart from being a lawyer, Ms. Ngan is also known as a visiting lecturer of the Vietnam Judicial Academy and Hanoi Law University that are two of the most reputable legal education institutions in Vietnam.

Practice Areas
Foreign and Domestic Investments; Corporate & Commerce; M&A; Licensing; Competition; Contracts; Real Estate & Construction; Intellectual Property

Education
LLM, Vietnam National University, Faculty of Law, Major in Business Law (2006)
LLB, Hanoi Law University, Major in Economic Laws (2001)
BA, Hanoi Foreign Language University, Major in English (2003)

Experience

Advice on matters of Investments & Corporate, including:

  • Advice on various matters related to operation and business activities of a large number of corporations, enterprises with local and international investment capital including  some of the largest automobile and motorcycle manufacturing, cement manufacturing companies in Vietnam. The legal advice covers many areas including contracts, competition, tax, labor and employment, technology transfer, supporting clients in negotiation and mediation for dispute settlement; bidding advice;
  • Advice on foreign direct investment:Advising and assessing on various issues related to establishment and operation of foreiegn-invested enterprises; business cooperation contracts (BCC), Joint Venture Company (JVC), Public Private Partnership (PPP);
  • Advice on Investment from Vietnam to other countries: Providing legal advice and legal assessment on forms of foreign investments in other countries; representing and acting on behalf of clients in conducting related licensing and registration procedures for investment in other countries and advising on procedures of opening overseas banking accounts, etc.
  • Advice on and acting for clients to obtain licenses:Providing legal advice on applications, procedures for each license; acting for and on behalf of clients to conduct relevant legal procedures to obtain licenses; assisting clients in working with competent State authorities, etc.
  • Advice on Intellectual Property:Providing legal advice on the protection and registration of trademarks, copyright and other intellectual property rights; Drafting/reviewing and/or revising technology transfer contracts then conducting relevant legal procedures such as registration of contracts with competent State authority of Vietnam if so required.
  • Advice for foreigners to work and reside in Vietnam

Advising on registration, obtainment of work permits, temporary residence cards and judicial records for foreigners who wish to apply for entry/working and investing in Vietnam.

  • Notable clients
    • Vietnam – Japan largest automobile and motorcycle manufacturing joint venture in Vietnam;
    • Vietnam – Taiwan largest cement manufacturing joint venture in Vietnam;
    • A number of 5-star hotels with foreign investment from Singapore and Malaysia in Vietnam;
    • A 100% Australian foreign capital largest steel manufacturing joint venture in Vietnam;
    • A number of large education institutions with foreign capital from England and South Korea in Vietnam;
    • A top medicine manufacturing and business enterprise in Vietnam;
    • A top Italian telecommunications equipment manufacturing and trading company  in Vietnam;
    • A top Bulgarian crane manufacturing and trading company in Vietnam.

Membership

  • Vietnam Bar Federation;
  • Hanoi Bar Association;
  • Singapore Business Association Vietnam.

Languages

  • English
  • Vietnamese