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VILAF advised the US$605 million Sale of Nexif Energy’s Energy Assets to Ratch Group

Posted on Sep 26, 2022 in News by

VILAF has advised Nexif as Vietnamese law counsel on the US$605 million sale of its portfolio of renewable energy assets to Ratch Group.  The owners of Nexif Energy are funds managed by Denham Capital and Nexif. The US$1 billion enterprise value portfolio includes 2.7GW renewable energy assets held in Vietnam, Australia, Thailand, and the Philippines.  In Vietnam, the portfolio includes multiple operating solar, wind and hydro power plants. The VILAF team advising the transaction included […]

VILAF continues to be ranked TIER 1 by IFLR1000 in 2022

Posted on Aug 24, 2022 in News by

VILAF is delighted to continue to be ranked Tier 1 by IFLR1000 in all the major legal practices on IFLR1000 rankings, including Banking and Finance, Capital Markets (Debt and Equity), M&A, and Project Development.  In Banking and Finance and Capital Markets, VILAF is one of the only 3 law firms ranked on Tier 1 for Vietnam. IFLR1000 writes in the 2022 Edition, “the firm is ranked among the market-leading firms across the board in the […]

Continuing professional education seminar by HICC and LTC

Posted on Aug 24, 2022 in News by

VILAF is proud to have been a sponsor for the the lawyers continuing professional education seminar jointly organized by HICC (under Ho Chi Minh City Bar Association) and LTC (under the Vietnam Bar Federation) on 20 August 2022. At the seminar, VILAF lawyers, Partner Duyen Ha Vo and Senior Associate Hanh Hien Nguyen, spoke about M&A practices for in-house counsels and e-signature practices and case studies in Vietnam. Congratulations to HICC and LTC for another […]

VILAF joins in WLG | impact through a blood donation drive

Posted on Aug 2, 2022 in News by

On May 2022, VILAF participated the World Law Group | impact aimed to promote social responsibility through civic and environmental-centric projects in the communities where a member law firm is located. For the second year of this event, VILAF continued its support of Vietnam’s Blood Transfusion Hematology Hospital wherein VILAF staff donated blood from both Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi offices. VILAF has been a member of the World Law Group since 2015. The […]

VILAF won the ALB Southeast Asia Awards Project Finance Deal of the Year

Posted on May 30, 2022 in News by

VILAF has won Project Finance Deal of the Year at the ALB Southeast Asia Awards 2022 for its work on the Financing of Vung Ang 2 BOT Power Project at the 2022 ALB Southeast Asia Awards held at the Grand Hyatt Singapore on 25 May 2022. VILAF advised JBIC and other international lenders as Vietnamese law counsel in the US$1.8 billion financing of Vung Ang 2 BOT power project with a total capacity of 1,200 […]