Tony is the Founding Partner of EP Legal Partners, Ho Chi Minh city. He practises in the area of corporate services and commercial contracts with a heavy emphasis on international trade law, contract/tax planning for cross-border transactions, and project financing.
He is one of only a few counsels in Vietnam who developed strong relationships with oil and gas operators, partners, and with the state-owned giant, PetroVietnam. He has legal and contracting experience through various projects related to: drilling campaigns; oil and gas production operations; sales and purchasing and technical services contracts; chartering of vessels/FPSO/FSO; production services; and EPC/EPIC contracts. He has also taken the leading legal role in major financing projects in Vietnam in the oil and gas sector.
In addition, Tony is the author of numerous legal articles relating to the law, contract risk management and banking and finance. He won the Best Memorial Award at the 2001 Asia Law Moot Court competition, and was a candidate for the Clive M. Schmitthoff Essay Competition held by PACE. Furthermore, he was also frequent speaker of a number of international seminars in respect to oil and gas, energy, investment, corporate and finance.