• About us


GOLDEN STANDARD is a reputable law firm in Hanoi established and operated by dedicated and experienced lawyers.

With the vision of becoming a law firm providing full range of legal consulting solutions for leading businesses in Vietnam, Golden Standard Law Firm (GSL) focuses on the following areas: Investment advisory; Business consultancy; Internal control consultancy; Mergers and acquisitions. Specifically, we support our clients in company set-up, consult and draft contracts, provide legal advice on tax compliance, participate in other legal support activities.

The mission that we set out is to accompany and provide optimal solutions for clients based on the provisions of law.

In business transactions, we always strive to accomplish the desired goals of our clients in the most practical and effective manner. The motto of performing our work firstly begins with a thorough understanding of customers’ purposes, thereby offering suitable solutions.

To achieve our goals, we have been building a team of highly knowledgeable and experienced lawyers. We understand our clients’ advantage and problem thoroughly.

GSL’s customers in Vietnam include foreign companies investing and / or doing business in Vietnam: corporations, international companies, large enterprises in Vietnam and individuals.

GOLDEN STANDARD team always determines key issues in clients’ cases before offerring solution. Our success is based on our professionalism in working with our customers.



NGUYEN NGOC KIEN – Managing Partner


Lawyer Nguyen Ngoc Kien has more than 12 years working as a consultant, lawyer, legal director for Enterprises and Corporations such as THMILK, PVN, PVC; PetroVietnam Securities Joint Stock Company (as Deputy Director of Strategy and Legal Director); Vietnam Prosperity Securities Joint Stock Company (VPBS) (as Legal Director). He specializes in legal consultancy activities related to investment, international trade, infrastructure, merger and acquisition, dispute resolution, intellectual property, etc. His clients include individuals and companies.

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Lawyer Nguyen Kien Thiet is one of the founders of Golden Standard Law Firm, with over 35 years of experience in litigation, legal advice. He has participated in the development of Vietnam’s legal documents. He is a senior lawyer in the field of criminal, administrative, civil, economic litigation.

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 CAO VAN HIEU – Partners

Mr. Cao Van Hieu has over 15 years of senior legal and investment advisory experience in the field of mergers and acquisitions; transfer of charter capital, transfer of contributed capital; consulting and evaluating contracts at the request of customers; consultancy on establishing foreign enterprises in Vietnam.