Indochine Counsel Welcomes New Partner Truong Huu Ngu

Indochine Counsel is pleased to announce that Truong Huu Ngu has joined us as a Partner in our Ho Chi Minh City office, effective 1 February 2023, bringing with him a wealth of over ten years of international law firm experience. At Indochine Counsel, Ngu will be in charge of a team focusing on M&A, Project Finance and Capital Markets.

Before joining Indochine Counsel, Ngu was Counsel at Nishimura & Asahi in Ho Chi Minh City and Tokyo. There, he gained substantial experience advising clients on numerous cross-border M&A transactions in a wide range of industry sectors, including banking, real estate, energy, and pharmaceuticals.

Ngu is the author of the widely-read “Pháp Lý M&A Căn Bản” (Fundamentals of M&A Legal Practice). His articles appeared on government-backed websites and were relied upon for legal reforms. The Saigon Times, the nation’s leading business journal, has featured his work for more than a decade. Ngu earned his Master of Laws (LL.M) from the Pennsylvania State University (USA) and Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) from the Ho Chi Minh City University of Law.

Dang The Duc, the firm’s Managing Partner, shared “We are delighted that Ngu has joined us. His breadth of experience and specialist knowledge further strengthen our team and the firm as a whole, enabling Indochine Counsel to continue on its path of development and expansion”.

Indochine Counsel is one of Vietnam’s leading law firms. It is a business specialty firm with nearly thirty lawyers in both Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi. Founded 16 years ago, Indochine Counsel has seven partners and is capable of handling both boutique services and large M&A deals. For more information about Indochine Counsel, please visit our website at