November 2021 Bar Bulletin
By Ryan Carpenter
Viet Dinh, a Harvard-educated lawyer with a slate of impressive career credentials, has risen from humble roots as a Vietnamese refugee to one of America’s highest paid and most influential in-house attorneys. Currently the Chief Legal and Policy Officer at Fox Corporation, Dinh has much on his plate. Among other things, he has had to grapple with Fox’s complex legal, regulatory, and business issues while dealing with the fair amount of controversy the network has courted.
Born in the city formerly known as Saigon, Dinh’s modest beginnings helped shape his future career perspective. His family fled post-war Vietnam and emigrated to...