Established in 1991, Pham & Associates (P&A) is the oldest IP Law firm in Vietnam. Over the years, the firm has expanded to become one of the leading IP law firms in Vietnam. The firm’s practice is comprehensive, encompassing all aspects of intellectual property, from IP prosecution to IP litigation and enforcement in Vietnam and in all jurisdictions worldwide. Since 2001, in addition to its core business of IP, the firm has also developed enviable expertise in business laws and is well-versed in advising clients in this field.
The firm currently employs 120 people, including 62 qualified attorneys at law and IP attorneys, 28 engineers, scientific experts and over 30 support staff. All attorneys have graduated from prestigious Vietnamese and foreign universities and work in various technical areas, including chemistry, electronics, pharmaceuticals, bio- technology, energy, material science, mechanics, telecommunications, and almost all of them are fluent in English. They specialize in their fields; are accountable for and handle matter in person with full support from other team members where needed. This enables them to become extremely proficient and effective at performing their tasks.
Our particular strong points are patent and trademark prosecution, oppositions and IP rights enforcement, especially the handling of unfair competition and IP infringement through administrative measures. This strength comes from the firm’s years of professional experience, combined with a thorough understanding of domestic and international business culture and longstanding relationships with competent authorities.
The firm has head office in Hanoi and branch offices in Ho Chi Minh, Da Nang and Hai Phong cities.