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CAO Tran Nghia

  • Counsel
  • Hanoi / Ho Chi Minh City
  • Ho Chi Minh City

Cao Tran Nghia serves as counsel on our M&A and Real Estate team, and is based in our Vietnam Office. He has over 13 years’ experience assisting clients with complex, cross-border M&A projects, particularly those involving real estate, construction, and renewable energy.

Cao Tran Nghia has substantial experience as both in-house and outside counsel, and has worked at a leading law firm and a multinational investment fund in Vietnam. He joined Nishimura & Asahi in 2013, and since joining our firm, has provided legal advice to numerous domestic and multinational clients, including Vietnamese and Japanese corporations, with a focus on M&A, Real Estate, Construction, Infrastructure and PPP, and Energy in Vietnam. He works closely with clients’ business and legal teams to implement innovative solutions to legal challenges. He is a contributor to a number of legal magazines, and has co-authored several articles and publications on various topics.

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Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City - University of Social Sciences and Humanities (B.A. in English Language and Literature)
Ho Chi Minh City University of Law (LL.B.)

Professional Experience

Legal Specialist, Indochina Land, Ho Chi Minh City Office  
Junior Associate, Indochine Counsel Law Firm, Ho Chi Minh City Office