Tay Zi Li

Zi Li Tay
Partner | ZICO Law Vietnam
Law

Zi Li is a partner at ZICO Law Vietnam. He is the youngest-made partner at 28 years old and until today, remains the youngest partner in the ZICO Law network. Zi Li joins Zaid Ibrahim & Co, Malaysia in 2011 as a trainee associate upon graduation and was retained under the Debt Capital Markets and Structured Finance department where he has worked on many award-winning deals.

Corporate M&A
Based in Ho Chi Minh City, Zi Li regularly advises on a range of cross border corporate and commercial transactions including joint venture projects, shareholders agreements, takeovers and mergers, and foreign investments into Vietnam. One of the notable recent transaction that Zi Li advised on is AAPICO Hitech Public Company Limited’s joint venture on auto body stamping and welding with VinFast Manufacturing and Trading Company, a subsidiary of Vingroup, which is the largest conglomerate in Vietnam.

Corporate Real Estate
Zi Li has advised on some of the largest foreign real estate investments into Vietnam which includes real estate developers, hotel operators and real estate consultancy companies.

China Desk
Being the head of China Desk of ZICO Law Vietnam, Zi Li has signed on to various Chinese clients in Vietnam which includes one of the largest garment manufactures, top five largest real estate developer, one of the largest IT conglomerates in the world.

  • Advocate and solicitor of the High Court of Malaya (2012)
  • Certificate in Legal Practice (2011)
  • Bachelor of Law (Honours) degree from the University of Reading, United Kingdom (2010)

English
Bahasa Malaysia
Mandarin

Qualifications
  • Advocate and solicitor of the High Court of Malaya (2012)
  • Certificate in Legal Practice (2011)
  • Bachelor of Law (Honours) degree from the University of Reading, United Kingdom (2010)
Languages

English
Bahasa Malaysia
Mandarin