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Brief Profile

Duyen has been a Partner at VILAF since January 2001 and worked with two American law firms in Ho Chi Minh City and Washington DC prior to joining VILAF.

She advised foreign investors, private equity funds, issuers and financial institutions in relation to equity investment, bond investment and debt instruments in private and public companies in Vietnam. Deals advised include amongst others KKR's investment in Masan Consumer, Mondelez International's acquisition of Kinh Do Corporation, Hoang Anh Gia Lai's international bond listing transaction and several bond restructuring transactions, Dragon Capital in an investment in a mining project, Bluescope Steel in relation to its Vietnam subsidiaries in a global M&A transaction, Shell in various M&A transactions in its downstream business in Vietnam, CPECC in the joint venture acquisition Jaks Hai Duong BOT Power Project, etc.

She also advised lenders in asset financing transactions, structured financing transactions, derivatives, project financing transactions, bonds, and other financing products. Deals advised include amongst others BNP Paribas's various financing transactions in Vietnam including a reserves-based lending transaction relating to an upstream petroleum project in Vietnam, SMBC, JBIC, BTMU and Citi in various financing transactions to finance energy or infrastructure projects in Vietnam, lenders in Phu My 2.2. BOT power project and Vung Ang 2 BOT Power Project.

Sectors she has advised include financial institutions, infrastructure, energy, pharmaceutical, consumer goods, real property, chemicals, retail, food & beverages, etc.

Duyen is a Fulbright alumni and was named in several editions of Marquis Who’s Who in the World.


Vietnam, 1997

New York State, 2001


University of Michigan (US), Tax LL.M., with Honours, 2004

Temple University (US), LL.M., 2000, Fulbright scholar

Ho Chi Minh City Law School, LL.B., 1995


Corporate/ M&A, Capital Market, Finance

Energy and Infrastructure, Trade & Retail


Vo Ha Duyen is an Asialaw Leading Lawyer 2015, 2016 in Banking & Finance
Vo Ha Duyen is a Leading Lawyer in Financial and Corporate Law in the IFLR1000 2016, 2017