Dat Hoang Truong

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Vietnamese, English


LLB, Ho Chi Minh City University of Law

Dat Hoang Truong serves as an of counsel in Tilleke & Gibbins’ Ho Chi Minh City office. An experienced attorney, Dat has been practicing law for nearly a decade, assisting foreign clients in matters relating to mergers and acquisitions, investment, real estate, energy, labor, and corporate law. He previously worked at a leading international law firm and served as in-house counsel for an electricity company within EVN, the largest power company in Vietnam. Dat is a member of the Ho Chi Minh City Bar Association.

  • Assisted an American apparel giant in conducting due diligence, transaction structuring, and negotiations with a local landlord to lease factories and to acquire land to build a factory in Thanh Hoa province.

  • Assisted a leading Korean steelmaker in a partial equity acquisition, from its Japanese joint-venture partner, of a steel processing and port project in Ba Ria – Vung Tau, Vietnam, which had a total registered investment capital of over USD 1 billion.

  • Conducted due diligence for a Chinese bank related to a USD 100 million loan to fund construction of a hydropower plant project in Vietnam.

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September 19, 2017

ALB M&A Rankings 2017: Tilleke & Gibbins Among Top Regional M&A Practices

Tilleke & Gibbins continue to strengthen its profile as one of the most capable mergers and acquisitions practices in Southeast Asia, and was recently recognized in the Asian Legal Business...

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November 16, 2016

Tilleke & Gibbins’ Vietnam Practice Receives Three Tier 1 Rankings in Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2017

Renowned legal publication The Legal 500 Asia Pacific  has awarded “Tier 1” rankings to Tilleke & Gibbins’ Vietnam practice across three categories: Intellectual Property; Labor and...

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November 4, 2016

Tilleke & Gibbins Recognized as a Leading Firm in Vietnam by Asialaw Profiles 2017

Tilleke & Gibbins has been placed at the top of the legal market in Vietnam in the 2017 edition of Asialaw Profiles, a guide to the leading domestic and regional firms in the Asia Pacific. The...

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February 6, 2017

PLC Doing Business in … Global Guide 2017 – Vietnam Chapter

Attorneys from Tilleke & Gibbins have written the Vietnam chapter of Practical Law Company’s Doing Business in … Global Guide, an essential handbook for businesses looking to expand their...

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May 26, 2016

Vietnam’s New Penal Code: Employers Face Increased Criminal Liability for Unlawful Dismissals

Dat Hoang Truong

Under Vietnam’s new Penal Code No. 100/2015/QH13 (“new code”) coming into force on July 1, 2016, the dismissal of an employee will become more challenging because managers of companies will be...

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