Tilleke & Gibbins

Vietnam

Analysis

Overview

Regional firm Tilleke & Gibbins is among the largest in the region, and established as a leading force in legal-techIts tech-savvy approach also attracts many local start-upsregional e-commerce companies and global tech giants to work with their corporate and commercial group. Aside from its IP practice, the firm is also active in labour and employment as well as corporate and M&AWith its international background, Tilleke & Gibbins is well connected to ensure the client’s needs are met. Managing director Thomas Treutlercorporate partner Vinh Quoc Nguyenlabour specialist Kien Trung Trinh and head of IP Loc Xuan Le are key names to note.

Client feedback 

Exceedingly professional firm, provides useful advice, and is proactive. – Intellectual property 

Its performance is outstanding. It has never failed a deadline, and also provides a lot of extra support free of charge. – Labour and employment 

“Prompt, excellent knowledge of guidelines and experienced.” – Regulatory 

Loc Xuan Le 

Very professional lawyer and persistent in achieving the best solutions possible. 

Tu Ngoc Trinh 

Tu is very responsive gives commercially-useful advice.” 

 
Labour and employment

Work highlights 

Advised a client on defending a wrongful termination claim after layoff.

 
Intellectual property

Work highlights 

Acted on patent prosecution for world-leading technology innovators. 

Key clients 

Beiersdorf AG, Merck Sharp & DohmeRolls-Royce Motor Cars

 
Corporate and M&A

Work highlights 

Assisting a North American food ingredient manufacturer in two M&A transactions in which it will acquire the majority shares of two Vietnamese entities engaged in seafood processing and trading.

 
Banking and finance

Work highlights 

Assisted a power company in negotiating and finalising loan and security agreements with two local banks. 

Assisted a bank in adjusting promissory notes issued by a local borrower to the Vietnamese legal context. 

 
Construction

Work highlights 

Assisted a client with construction operating permits.