Senior Associate

Professional Summary

Diem holds the LL. B in Business law at Ho Chi Minh City Economics and Law University. After graduating from law school in 2012, he started his career in VIETSUN law firm as a Legal specialist. Diem joined ATIM since May 2018 and has been practicing mainly in litigation field. Diem is a Senior Associate of ATIM.

He is an experienced lawyer with extensive knowledge of disputes related to construction, infrastructure projects, goods, commerce, civil and criminal disputes. His experience includes dispute resolutions at the Vietnamese courts, Vietnam International Arbitration Centre (VIAC). He has more than 8 years of experience of working in the dispute settlement and the litigation services. Diem is very confident in court room and adept at managing a large case load. He has successfully managed a lot of litigation cases and resolved legal disputes on behalf of clients by developing agreements, negotiating contacts, settling claims and advocating for clients in court.


  • Successfully support a Taiwanese company to recover a bad debt with amount of VND 3 billion in Thai Binh Province, Vietnam.
  • Successfully support a real estate company to take back commercial property and recover debt in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
  • Successfully support a real estate company to defend against claims of a lot of residents in Ba Ria – Vung Tau Province, Vietnam.
  • Successfully support a Korean company to recover 80.000 USD casino investment in Vietnam.
  • Advised and represented a client in settlement of the dispute with a private bank worth more than 120 billion VND relating to loan agreements
  • Advised and represented a Korean client in successful negotiation with its local distributor worth 1.7 billion VND relating to distribution agreement
  • Successfully represented a FOE company in settlement the disputes with its local client worth 70 billion VND relating to crane lease agreements
  • Successfully support a state-owned local petroleum company in the successful negotiation and settlement of disputes with its partners worth more than 6 billion VND relating to Service Agreement on providing meals for employees
  • Advised an individual in successful negotiation of the dispute worth more than 3 billion VND relating to house purchasing agreement
  • Advised and represented a leading Korean construction company to defend against the appeal decision of High Level People's Procuracy in Ho Chi Minh City on revoking a decision of the Court of Ho Chi Minh City on recognizing and enforcing an effective judgement of a Korean court.


  • LL.B - Ho Chi Minh City Economics and Law (2012)


  • Vietnam Bar Federation
  • Ho Chi Minh City Bar Association