Mr Tuan Nguyen is the Managing Partner of ANT Lawyers and has overall responsibility for the management of the firm. With over 13 years of experience, Mr Nguyen has advised and represented clients including international companies, international organizations of all sizes and individual clients whom are interested in doing business or needing legal services or representation in Vietnam.
Mr Nguyen obtained a B.A Degree from Foreign Trade University, Vietnam, LL.B. Degree from Hanoi National University – School of Law, Vietnam, and MBA Degree from Warwick Business School, United Kingdom with exchanged to Australian Graduate School of Business (AGSM), Australia. He is a member of the Hanoi Bar Association, Vietnam Bar Association, Singapore Business Association Vietnam, and British Business Group Vietnam (BBGV).
Mr Nguyen has worked for and with a number of MNCs, State Owned Enterprise (SOE), and private enterprises in various positions in management, compliance, and in-house counsel before practicing law. He has two years of experience working in the United States.
The experience in both business and legal practice, and the excellent relationships with all major stakeholders of the Vietnam Government Agencies help Mr Nguyen provide clients with competitive, flexible, client-led services that comes with the assurance of quality, confidentiality and trust.
Area of practice
International Trade and Compliance
Import & Export
Representative legal matters
Corporate M&A: Advising an European based company in software and internet solutions on various transactions for acquiring shares in a leading Vietnamese online travel agency (M&A). Responsible for due diligence and drafting various share purchase agreements.
Dispute resolution: Advising and representing a prominent Asia based insurance company on dispute on Billing of Lading issues with a shipping agent in Vietnam.
Contract: Represent DANAGROUP on negotiation and draft agency contract with Hong Kong airlines on cargo sales.
Intellectual Property: Represent MONDO, a Turkish fashion brand on a trademark opposition case in Vietnam.
Foreign investment: Set-up Tiger Consulting Vietnam Limited (TCV), foreign owned company in Vietnam.
International trade and compliance: Advise a foreign car company on import and distribution rights.
Dispute against Government agency: Represent Nortel Vietnam Limited (NVL), a telecom equipment makers on its disputes against Customs Authority in regard to import of telecom equipments and import taxes; and re-export of spares as under fixed assets.
Warwick Business School, MBA (UK – 2010)
University of New South Wales, MBA exchange (Australia – 2010)
Judicial Academy, Lawyer Certificate (Hanoi – 2008)
National University, School of Law, LLB (Hanoi – 2002); Law dissertation subject: Intellectual Property rights of Trade secrets, Geographical indications, and Trade names in Vietnam (2002); Specialization: Intellectual Property, Foreign Investment, Commercial, Employment,Dispute Resolutions;
Foreign Trade University, BA (Hanoi – 2000); Specialization: Shipping, International Trade, Customs, Import&Export.
Bar and Professional Association
Hanoi Bar Association
Vietnam Bar Association