DANG Ngoc Huong

Country Partner
DS AVOCATSin Vietnam


DS AVOCATS was founded in 1972 in Paris and has 26 offices in Europe, Asia, Africa and America. In China, thanks to the long experience and close contact with various networks and administrative bodiesfrom the year of 1986, DS AVOCATS has been known as a genuine ‘savoir-faire’ with three offices in Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou. In Vietnam, DS AVOCATS’ team has been guiding the clients since the year of 1993.We are firmly rooted in the legal practice and the networks with Vietnamese administrative bodies via the offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

DANG Ngoc Huong (Serena), Country Partner of DS AVOCATSin Vietnam, has the legal practical experience specializing in business laws, cross-border investments, M&A, and has extensive experience in restructuring and turnaround. She advises major cross-border transactions as well as corporate restructuring deals at the value of millions of USD, both from finance structures and legal perspectives. She also advises international investors in Vietnam operating across a wide spectrum of industries including real estate, property management, manufacturing, trading, FMCG, and especially traditional and digital media and television.

Huong graduated from the University of Law of HCMC in 2003 and did DEA (Master 2) in France (two (2) years of research and study program specified in international economic laws).Initially starting with a career in the Foreign Affairs Department of the local Vietnamese government, she joined the leading firms handling corporate and business law matters for 8 years. She then worked for the well-known corporations and funds in the role of Legal Manager handling legal affairs, RD, marketing and sales matters; Vice President handling legal, finance, operation and corporate governance; and Board Member leading the M&A projects and seating in the steering committees to make the capital funding decisions. She speaks Vietnamese, English and French.