Welcome to LegalHouse

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Opening Time

8:00 - 17:30


Our Services


We give your immigration case the personal attention it deserves & help you settle in the country of your choice.


Inward investment, or foreign investment, is one of Legal House's core practices. We have advised and assisted various foreign investors to set up investment projects and helped them during operations in Vietnam.

Types of services:

  • Market entry advice: legal research and legal assessment including legal due diligence;
  • Investment structure and licensing matters: providing advice and preparing legal documentation for obtaining investment license / approval for 100% foreign owned companies, joint ventures, business cooperation contracts, and other business vehicles;
  • Representing clients in negotiations;
  • Working with government authorities and attending to administrative procedures;
  • Handling post-licensed procedures for foreign invested projects;
  • Advising on regulatory issues in connection with the operation of foreign invested projects in Vietnam;
  • Investment liquidation and corporate restructuring

Corporate and Commercial

Corporate and M&A is one of the key practice areas that helps define Legal House’s market leading position. We have built a practice that covers a broad range of matters, including M&A, foreign investment, joint ventures and corporate restructurings and are widely recognized as a tier-one law firm in these areas.

Types of services:

  • Incorporation and registration of branches and representative offices in Vietnam;
  • Compliance matters and regulatory issues
  • Commercial contracts and related contractual matters
  • Licensing, agency and distributorship
  • Corporate reorganization & restructuring
  • Corporate insolvency
  • M&A
  • Incorporation of companies & investment vehicles in offshore jurisdictions

Labor and Residency

Legal House is recognized as experienced consultants in dealing with complex situations relating to Vietnamese labor law, state agencies, organizations and courts. Our lawyers regularly give advice to clients in the quickest and most effective ways to facilitate the entry of foreigners into Vietnam and Vietnamese into other countries.

Types of services:

  • Work permit: We provide legal consultancy and application for work permits for foreigners and the approval of the authorities for the exemption of work permits;
  • Consultancy, legal review and compliance matters;
  • Visa matters and resident service.

Finance and Banking

We advise local and foreign banks, financial institutions and corporate borrowers on Vietnamese laws related to a variety of loans and other debt-related instruments and financing transactions.

Types of serivces:

  • Consultancy on management, shareholder management, credit extension, securirty transactions, payment and debt management services;
  • Consultancy on lease or sale of commercial and residential property
  • Negotiation and drafting of contracts for project finance matters, including loan agreements, pledges, mortgages and syndicated loans;
  • Support and assist clients to strengthen the capicity of internal control, risk management and ensure legal compliance of financial institutions.

Real estate and Construction

With the rapid growth of the property market in Vietnam, our Real estate & Construction Practice has been very active in real estate transactions and construction related work. We advise real estate developers, lenders, real estate investment funds, local and foreign investors, contractors, consultants and real estate managers, on a wide range of matters.

Types of services:

  • Strategic advice on real estate business matters
  • Application for grant of lease, land assignment and land registration
  • Consultancy and assistance on bids and construction bidding procedures in accordance with the law of Vietnam
  • Review of construction procedures and issue of construction permits

Intellectual Property

We offer a broad range of services in intellectual property and relating matters. Legal House will assist domestic and international clients throughout the process of patenting, protecting and enforcing intellectual property rights in Vietnam and other countries.

Types of serivces:

  • Availability searches and pre-filing advice;
  • Registration of trademarks, copyrights, designs and patents in Vietnam and other countries worldwide;
  • Assignments & renewals;
  • Licensing, technology transfer, franchising and Intellectual property - related contracts
  • IP counseling and management of IP portfolios for the clients
  • Passing off & anti-piracy actions
  • Advise and representative clients in litigation relating to intellectual property.

Inheritance, marriage and family

We have built a practice that covers a broad range of matters for both Vietnamese and foreigners. We offer a straight-talking approach when guiding you through difficult decisions, typically where your interests, or those of your children, or your assets are at stake.

Types of services:

  • Marriage registration for Vietnamese and foreigners;
  • Binding Financial Agreements;
  • Divorce and separation, Financial matters on divorce or separation, alimony;
  • Adoption;
  • Inheritage matters;
  • Will matters.


In this area of work, our priority is to represent clients before courts, state agencies and arbitration forums in Vietnam in commercial, corporate, international trade, construction, intellectual property and labour disputes. Our lawyers have extensive experience in court proceedings in provinces and cities nationwide at all levels, including first instance, appeal, and judicial review or retrial hearings. Our Litigation Practice is a strong option for clients who wish to petition for recognition and enforcement of foreign arbitral awards in Vietnam.

Types of services:

  • Negotiation and voluntary settlement
  • Representing clients before court proceedings and government authorities
  • Arbitration proceedings
  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Consulting and supporting clients in executing the judgements.