44B Ly Thuong Kiet Street, Hanoi, Vietnam
Tel: (+84 4) 3934 8530 (ext 116)
Fax: (+84 4) 3934 8531
Current position: Partner
Principal practice areas/industry focus: Project finance, commercial, banking, foreign direct investment, capital markets
Career highlights: While being named in the International Who’s Who of Capital Markets Lawyers from 2013 to 2015, Hung is also recommended as a leading lawyer in banking and finance by various international legal publications, such as IFLR1000, Legal 500, Chambers & Partners, Asialaw and ALB.
Substantial transactions on which he has advised include: the financing of $800 million by a group of Korean financial institutions for the Keangnam Landmark Tower, the tallest building in Vietnam; the first domestic syndication of $225 million by Vietnamese banks, led by PVFC, for an offshore energy investment project; and, the issue of $200 million high-yield bonds listed on the SGX-ST by Vingroup. Hung has also advised on other bond issues by Vietnamese corporations, including Vinacomin, Song Da Corporation and Hoa Phat JSC.
Hung’s practice also includes advising clients on day-to-day operational issues and syndicated and bilateral financings. Here, his clients include Citibank NA, Mizuho Corporate Bank, Bank of Tokyo and Mitsubishi UFJ, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Deutsche Bank, Australia and New Zealand Banking Group, and Standard Chartered Bank. He assisted in developing and drafting the blueprint for transaction contracts and security documents for several of the above-named banks as well as several large domestic banks.
Asialaw Leading Lawyer 2016 in Banking & Finance