Two months after winning the prestigious IFLR awards, Vietnam National Law Firm of the Year and Project Finance Deal of the Year, VILAF took home more awards from Asian Legal Business (ALB) South East Asia Law Awards 2016 on May 20, 2016 at Fullerton Hotel in Singapore.
The ALB hosts each year the presentation of 36 awards before the Southeast Asia legal circle. This year, VILAF emerged as the ALB 2016 Vietnam Law Firm of the Year over 11 other short-listed domestic and international law firms from Vietnam. VILAF also won the ALB Project Finance Deal of the Year for the Vinh Tan 1 BOT Power Project.
VILAF won the Vietnam Law Firm of the Year award as the law firm from Vietnam with the most nominated deals this year at ALB: financing for Vinh Tan 1 BOT Power Project, financing for Cam Lo – Tuy Loan Highway, Mondelez International’s acquisition of the food business of Kinh Do Corporation, Chow Tai Fook’s and VMS Investment’s acquisition of integrated casino, hotel and residential South Hoi An Project, and CPECC’s acquisition of a joint venture equity interest in JAKS Hai Duong BOT Power Project.
"We are delighted to be recognized at the ALB Asia Law Awards again," Vo Ha Duyen, VILAF’s Chairperson said, "We owe these awards to our clients and friends for their loyal support and are committed to continue our strongest dedication to their business and their investment objectives in Vietnam. We are always there for them."
VILAF is one of the largest law firms in Vietnam primarily advising foreign investors and financial institutions in their investment and operations in Vietnam, and has consistently been ranked as a first tier law firm by global legal editorials (eg, IFLR1000, Chambers and Partners, Legal 500, ALB, and AsiaLaw).