Name: Nga Nguyen
Firm: Vietnam, Intellectual Property
Nga Nguyen is a counsel of Hogan Lovells in Vietnam. She has 25 years of experience in advising international companies on all aspects of IP. Besides trade mark and patent prosecution and searches, Nga focuses on general strategic advice and contentious matters, has been acting for numerous well known multi-national companies, and has handled hundreds of opposition, cancellation and infringement proceedings. Nga's practice involves the handling of unfair-competition and domain name disputes, online piracy and counterfeiting, advising on IPR-related matters, such as technology transfer agreements, product registration, labelling, and advertising. Nga has also handled patent freedom-to-operate opinions, patent enforcement, as well as general strategic advice, representing numerous well-known patent owners.
Nga is a member of the International Trademark Association, Asian Patent Attorneys Association, ASEAN Intellectual Property Association, Vietnam Lawyers' Association, Vietnam Industrial Property Association, Vietnam Bar Association and Hanoi Bar Association. Apart from her legal practice, she participates in special studies of IP and lecturing in Vietnam. Nga currently chairs the IPR Sector Committee of the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam. Nga is recognised as a leading lawyer in intellectual property in Vietnam by various legal directories, including Chambers Asia Pacific, Legal 500 Asia Pacific, Asialaw & Practice, Managing Intellectual Property, Asia IP, World IP Review, World Trademark Review and PLC Which Lawyer?, among others.