Project Description

Tran Duy Canh

Managing Partner, Based in HCMC

Languages: Vietnamese and English
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LL.B, Law University of Ho Chi Minh City, 1996 (commercial law).

Professional Affiliations and Admissions:

  • Member of the Bar Association of Ho Chi Minh City;
  • Member of the Law Association for Asia and the Pacific;
  • Member of European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam;
  • Member of AmCham -HCMC Chapter.

Articles written by Mr Canh:

Mr. Tran Duy Canh is the founder of LuatViet and has devoted himself to the continued success and growth of LuatViet. Acting as the managing partner for nearly 20 years, and he resigned from this position to be the Senior Partner from 1 August 2017.

He specializes in corporate law, construction, M&A transactions, real estate, and litigation. His clients include multinational groups such as P&G, Coca-Cola, Berjaya Group, The Bank of Tokyo – Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd (Vietnam), Dai-ichi Mutual Life Insurance, Rolex etc.

For many years, Chambers Global, the World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, has described Mr. Canh as one of the leading business lawyers in Vietnam and stressed that “his expertise covers a wide range of litigious and transaction matters”. His vision and abilities have brought LuatViet into a prominent local law firm as it is today.

Mr. Tran Duy Canh has had many years of experience in both court and arbitration bodies. He has a unique understanding of the dispute resolution process in Vietnam as he has acted as both a lawyer and arbitrator for various cases. His extensive experience demonstrates his ability to understand and adapt to Vietnam’s ever-developing dispute resolution regime.

Before establishing LuatViet, Mr. Canh was a lecturer of finance and banking law at the Commercial Law Faculty, HCMC University of Law and has practiced law for years at a leading law firm in Vietnam. He is currently a visiting lecturer at the HCMC University of Law, the HCMC University of Economics and the Academy of Justice under the Ministry of Justice. He has also known as a frequent author of specialized legal & economic magazines.

Managing partner Tran Duy Canh is well regarded for his experience in M&A and capital markets, where he represents a diverse range of local as well as international clients.

Canh is also noted for his dispute resolution work, where he is advising on a large share-purchase disagreement as well as a white collar crime case involving several Vietnamese banks.