Mr Duong Thanh Minh
Mr Duong Thanh Minh


Mobile: [+84] 917 135 678


Duong Thanh Minh


Head of DTLAW’s Branch in Ho Chi Minh city

Law University of Hue, Judicial Academy, Banking Academy KBI – Korea.

Mobi: [+84] 917 135 678

Tel:    [+84 24] 6251 0699




– Banking – finance advice

– Commercial transactions

– Corporate and estate

– Participate in procedures of all fields above

Duong Thanh Minh joins DTLAW as a partner and is a head of DTLAW’s branch in Ho Chi Minh city. Mr. Minh has 7 working years at Ministry of Justice, participating in many projects of legislature. He hold many legal positions, such as Director of Dai Tam LLC, General Director of AMC, Member of Board of Director at Legal Club of Banking – Bank Association, Expert Collaborator of Vibonline – VCCI, Commercial Arbitrators VTA, Commercial Mediator CDER, Mediator at Vietnam International Commercial Mediation Center.


Professional background

Minh is admitted to practice in Vietnam as a qualified lawyer of the Ho Chi Minh City Bar Association and a member of the Vietnam Bar Federation.

Minh holds a Bachelor of Law from Law University of Hue and completed a training program at Banking Academy KBI – Korea.



– Ho Chi Minh City Bar Association.

– Vietnam International Commercial Mediation Center (VICMC)

– Commercial Arbitrator VTA

– Commercial Mediator CDER

– High Technology Agriculture Association

– Legal Club of Bank – Bank Association


Major projects and clients

Mr. Minh has advised on a broad variety of major transactions, including:

– Advising for many financial companies, such as BIDV, AGRIBANK, EVN Finance; Bao Viet Bank; MHD Bank… related to finance, loan security measures and legal banking.

– Advising many real estate project transaction including major projects of enterprises, corporations such as Daewoo – Thu Duc; Charm VN; Hoang Gia.

– Advising for investors and participating in settle disputes with buyers of 03 projects in HCMC.

– Advising legal structure, joint-venture enterprises related to establishing and business cooperation.

– Regularly advising for many tremendous enterprises such as LICOGI, TUAN CHAU IMEXC, TSCSTEEL.

– Advising, drafting many business cooperation contracts, construction contracts, commercial transactions for many individuals, enterprises.

– Providing legal training and retaining to many enterprises in project of Corporate Link, Financial CMF, AGRIBANK, TOPICA, HUL…

– Successfully protect at appellate Court for a Bank that didn’t exercise the obligation to pay 100 billion VND …

– Successfully defending at the appellate court for a bank that does not have to perform payment guarantee obligation of more than 100 billion according to the judgment in First-instance judgments.

– Successfully defending for the mortgagors from the obligation to secure the credit limit (loan, LC) of the original 63 billion and incurred interest of the enterprise.

– Successful defending for an investment company in a contract worth 35 billion contracts with a large Vietnamese seafood enterprise in Can Tho.

– Protecting the business cooperation status of individuals at the rate of 66.7% of the value of enterprise’s assets in disputes with enterprises.

– Successfully defending for most cases of disputes on sales, transfers, services, capital contributions, business cooperations, land and civil disputes.