Pham Vu Khanh Toan holds a BSc in Physics, a BA in law and a MIP (1988). He is a registered patent and trademark attorney and an attorney at law. From 1985 to 1988, Pham was an expert at the National Office of Intellectual Property. Since 1991 he has been the founder and managing partner of Pham & Associates.
His focused practice areas are licensing, franchising, dispute resolutions and litigation relating to IP rights. He is a member of the Vietnamese Lawyers Association, INTA, AIPLA, ECTA, IBA, FICPI, LES and LAWASIA.
Pham has been periodically invited to give lectures on intellectual property at the University for Science, Social and Humanity and the Judiciary Institute in Hanoi and comparative laws at the Law University and the Economic University of Ho Chi Minh City. He is now Vice-President of the Vietnam Anti-Counterfeit Goods Association and the Ho Chi Minh City Intellectual Property Association.