VDB Loi

Laos

Analysis

Overview

The Vientiane office of VDB Loi provides a high standard of legal and tax solutions for transactions and investment in Laos. In particular, the firm performs well in energy and infrastructure, banking and finance, and corporate and regulatory. The main contact is Daodeuane Duangdara, who leads the firm’s tax team and advises clients in the banking, hydropower and mining sectors. 

Client feedback 

Excellent local knowledge and industry expertise.” – Private equity 

The firm gives us confidence that local law is being complied with and that every care is being taken in regards to our request.” – Real Estate 

Daodeuane Duangdara 

Excellent insider knowledge and professionalism.” 

General business law

Work highlights 

Acted as local counsel for the major investor in a 500MW solar power project in Laos. 

Acted as local counsel for the major investor regarding the development of a thermal power project in Laos. 

Advised Scatec Solar on its acquisition of an indirect equity interest in the Lao PDR’s first public-private hydropower project. 

Key clients 

DGB Lao Leasing, iCare Benefits, KB Kolao Leasing