Overview of HDS

HDS Law Firm (“HDS”) was established by Lawyer Doan Minh Duc and associates. With a team of lawyers with over 15 years of experience in providing legal advice in several fields, HDS has been asserting itself as one of the leading prestigious law firms in Vietnam, trusted by domestic and foreign clients.

With the motto "Building on trust", HDS's reputation is based on the trust of clients. The entire team of lawyers and partners of HDS understand and are trying to provide the best services ​​to clients.

The process of establishment and development

  • On April 13, 2007, the predecessor company of HDS Law Firm, IPIC Investment and Intellectual Property Consulting Company was established and officially put into operation.
  • On December 13, 2018, HDS Law Firm was officially granted an operating license by the Hanoi Department of Justice.
  • In 2020, HDS Law Firm was recognized by the National Office of Intellectual Property to operate as an Intellectual Property Representative Organization in Vietnam with the IP representative number 263 according to Decision No. 3853/QD - IP.

The support of a team of Lawyers and Legal executives with extensive practical experience and expertise has helped HDS operate professionally, reliably, and effectively in all fields of domestic and foreign legal advice.

During 15 years of practice and development, HDS has constantly improved its organization, operations, corporate culture, and quality of staff to create enduring internal strength. The goal is to help millions of clients and partners access and use all the best consulting services of the company. The increasing number of clients and partners is the clearest proof of the reputation – the quality of service and people at HDS.


  • Creating a professional, dynamic, and creative working environment, helping employees maximize their "heart - intelligence - strength" with many opportunities for personal development.
  • Protect the legal rights and interests of clients with a professional service style, dedicated to optimal, fast, economical, and effective solutions.
  • Contributing to society’s human values ​​through expertise and values ​​created during the development of HDS and generations of personnel.


By 2030, HDS will become a law firm specializing in consulting in the field of commercial business, meeting international standards, applying science and technology to the management and consulting process to provide clients with high-quality service.

Core values

HDS operates on the following 5 core values:

1. Respect the law

2. Professional

3. Sharing, Responsibility, and Growing Together

4. Integrity and Dedication

5. Transparency and Innovation

Field of activity

HDS specializes in the following key areas:

1. Investment Consultancy

  • Consulting on investment registration
  • Advice on adjusting investment registration contents
  • Outward investment consulting
  • Consulting on establishing branches and representative offices of foreign enterprises in Vietnam

2. Business Consultancy

  • Legal advice before establishing a business
  • Legal advice during the business establishment
  • Consulting on drafting contracts for the production of business and enterprises
  • Legal advice on labor
  • Representative to deal with legal disputes related to the labor contract
  • Regular legal advice for businesses.

3. Merger and Acquisition (M&A)

  • Due Diligence Report (Due Diligence)
  • Consulting and drafting investment contracts
  • Consultancy on registration of capital contribution and share purchase of foreign investors in Vietnam

4. Intellectual Property Consulting

  • Establishment of intellectual property rights
  • Register for the protection of the mark
  • Register for the protection of industrial design
  • Register for patent
  • Register for copyright
  • Assigning intellectual property rights
  • Handling intellectual property infringement

5. Dispute Settlement

  • Analyze business and commercial dispute settlement plans;
  • Representing clients in the negotiation phase to resolve disputes during the mediation phase;
  • Representing clients in court proceedings, and commercial arbitration;
  • Representing clients in the Judgment Execution phase, executing Court's Judgment/Decision.

Contact us

  • Address: Room 401, 4th floor, Multi-purpose Building 169 Nguyen Ngoc Vu, Trung Hoa ward, Cau Giay district, Hanoi city.
  • Hotline: 0901794012
  • Email:  contact@hdslaw.vn
  • Website: https://hvision.vn