The Vietnam Lawyers Association
The Vietnam Lawyers Association is a professional socio – political, united organization gathering the voluntary lawyers throughout the country.
The Vietnam Lawyers’ Association is member of the Viet Nam Fatherland Front under the leadership of the Viet Nam Communist Party and the management of the State of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.
The number of members of the Vietnam Lawyers’ Association has been rapidly increased in recent years. From 2005 to the beginning of 2008, the number of members increased from 31,000 to 36,000 members who work in legal field such as judges, prosecutors, policemen, legal experts and lawyers.
Motto and objectives
The Vietnam Lawyers’ Association widely unites, gathers the Vietnamese lawyers who have done or are doing legal work in the offices of the State, the political organization, the socio – political organization, the professional socio – political organization, the social organization, the economic organization, the cultural organization, the educational organization, the people’s armed forces, who volunteer to act for the cause of building and defending their Fatherland, for the defence of the people’s right to freedom and democracy, contributing to building a legal science and the Viet Nam socialist state governed by law with the objective: the people be rich, the country be powerful the society be equal, democratic and civilized.
The Vietnam Lawyers’ Association broadens its friendly relation and co-operation with the lawyer’s organizations in the world and other organizations under the principle of mutual respect of each others’ independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity for the common sake – peace, co – operation and development.
VIET NAM LAWYERS ASSOCIATION (VLA)
Address: Floor 3, Star tower, Duong Dinh Nghe st., Yen Hoa Ward
Telephone number: +84 4 6263 4940
Fax number: +84 4 6263 4953