APFL & Partners




APFL & Partners, formerly known as Audier & Partners, provides legal advice and assistance to investors in Vietnam in both a local and international capacity. Since its establishment in 2008, the firm has strengthened its reputation especially in its banking and finance, corporate and M&A and capital markets practices. Managing partner Nicholas Audier is the key contact.

Labour and employment

Work highlights

Advised an international company employing more than 15,000 people in Vietnam on the employment termination of managers.

Advised a client in a labour dispute regarding his dismissal as country manager.

Banking and finance

Work highlights

Advised Agence Française de Développement on the financing of a power plant in the north of Vietnam.

Advised a European bank on the launch of its digital banking project in Vietnam.


Work highlights

Advised an international energy company on due diligence over a wind power plant project.

Assisted an international retail company on the development of new stores including supermarkets and commercial centres in Vietnam.