Mr. Tung began working in the legal sphere before his graduation from the Ho Chi Minh City Law University in 2003 and he has now has gained nearly 16 years of experience as a practicing legal professional.
Prior to joining GV Lawyers in 2006, he practiced law at J&J Law Office and at LuatViet Legal Consultants. Mr. Tung is well qualified to provide legal advice on a wide range of legal issues with his particular areas of expertise being Corporate and Investment Law. He has handled a numbers of transactions related to corporate structuring, mergers and acquisitions, banking and real estate industries. His knowledge in this field of law is supplemented by his Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and Banking. Mr. Tung thus has the capacity to connect legal and economic knowledge in a way that is highly satisfactory to the needs of clients. His recent graduation from the Master of Laws program has only heightened his considerable legal skills.
Mr. Tung has spoken at numerous professional seminars on investment and business law and has been invited to give professional opinion for some bills from the governmental agencies. He is also a keen reporter with many articles published in The Saigon Times (Thoi Bao Kinh Te Sai Gon), The Entrepreneur & Law Review, (Doanh nhan va Phap Luat), The Business Review (Nhip Cau Dau Tu), Vietnam Investment Review (Bao Dau Tu) and other newspapers. He also has been invited to give lectures at the Judicial Academy since 2009 to date and some universities and colleges in Ho Chi Minh City on his specialty areas of practice.
In 2015, the reputable Legal 500 magazine ranked Phuoc & Partners in the field of real estate and construction in third place, led by Mr Tung providing practical and effective legal solutions to clients.
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Master of Laws (LLM.) in Commercial Law, HCMC University of Law, 2008. Thesis: “M&A Under the Laws of Vietnam”
Bachelor of Laws (LLB) in Commercial Law, HCMC University of Law, 2003 Thesis: “Conversion of Stated-Owned Enterprises into One-Member LLCs”
Legal Research Award: “Competition in Vietnam Banking System”
Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Economics, Majoring in Corporate Finance & Banking, HCMC University of Economics, 2003.
Member of the Bar Association of Vung Tau City, Vietnam
Associate member of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators – Ciarb