Biography

Ms. Huynh Thi Kim Lien is currently a lawyer of PLF and works at the office in Ho Chi Minh City. Before joining PLF, Ms. Lien worked in the field of consulting for more than 100 enterprises, representative offices, foreign contractors and foreigners in Vietnam. Her experience lies in the fields of investment consulting, enterprise consulting, M&A, trade, labor and compliance.

After joining PLF, she has been in charge of investment, mergers and acquisitions, advising on structuring and restructuring, dispute settlement, contracting negotiation, and other activities related to corporate compliance. Clients working with Lien come from different countries such as the USA, Germany, France, Spain, Turkey, Denmark, UAE, Panama, Republic of Lithuania, Brazil, India, Japan, Korea, China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia etc.

Professional Expertise

Ms. Lien has more than 05 years of practical experience in foreign investment in Vietnam for new projects, consulting for foreign contractors to execute bidding projects in Vietnam, restructuring enterprises which are currently operating, and advising on risk resolution for enterprises in compliance, dispute etc.  She focuses on providing the most effective solution based on the individual circumstances and the status of the client and always receives clients’ satisfaction.

Notable Cases

  • Provided consultation service for one of the leading US corporations operating in the field of technical testing and analysis to establish their company branch in Vietnam. The value of this investment was 1 million USD.
  • Participated in regular consulting for a Chinese-invested company manufacturing furniture in Binh Duong province with a charter capital of more than VND 30 billion.
  • Provided regular consultation service for a representative office of a foreign trader who produces one of the most premium wines in the world.
  • Provided consultation for and conducted outward investment procedures (in the US) for a Vietnamese company operating in the field of import and export of germicidal lamps with an investment capital of 2 million USD.
  • Provided consultation service and conducted legal procedures for a foreign contractor in the Republic of Lithuania who was one of the world’s leading aquarium construction contractors. Also provided services for the implementation of an aquarium construction management bidding project in Vietnam, the value of which was more than 1 million USD.
  • Provided regular consultation on business establishment and restructuring for a chain of Korean invested debt trading companies with a total investment of more than 20 billion VND.

Professional Associations

Vietnam Bar Federation

Ho Chi Minh City Bar Association

Education

LLB in Civil Law, University of Economics and Law, Vietnam National University, HCMC (2016)

Language

Vietnamese      

English

Helen Huynh PLF
Huynh Thi Kim Lien (Helen)