Of Counsel

Lawyer Nguyen Dang Trung had over 30 years of experience in legal practice. He is recommended as one of the leading litigators in Vietnam by the business community.

Trung is the senior partner of Saigon Law. He specializes in investment law, corporate law, banking law, arbitration law and both criminal and commercial litigation. He has provided counsel for many organizations including International Finance Corporation (World Bank Group), Nissho Iwai Europe Plc (London), Export Import Bank of Thailand Tomen Corporation Aeon Mall Corporation LTD (Japan), Anglo Ports Limited (Hong Kong), Glowtec Environmental Co. LTP (Singapore- Vietnam), ANCO Corporation (Malaysia- Vietnam) Sacombank Group, and Saigon Invest Group (Vietnam). 

He has often provided defense counsel for foreign clients involved in top commercial litigation and criminal cases in Vietnam. Trung was a member of the Judicial Committee of the National Assembly of Vietnam (2007- 2011), the National Vice President for Vietnam of the International Association of Lawyers (UIA), Jurisdictional council member of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association IPBA (2000-2003). 

Currently, he is also a famous arbitrator, acting as President of Pacific International Arbitration Center (PIAC), one of the largest commercial arbitration centres in Vietnam, with more than 270 local and foreign arbitrators.


  • President of Pacific International Arbitration Centre (PIAC)
  • Current member of Council of International Criminal Bar ICB
  • Member of Presidents of Law Associations of Asia (POLA)
  • Distinguished member of the council of LAW Association for Asia and the Pacific (LAWASIA)
  • President of The Ho Chi Minh City Bar Association (1994 to 2014)
  • Member of Ho Chi Minh City Bar Association
  • Member of Vietnam Bar Federation
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