Founder and Managing Partner, Lin & Partners
Dr. George Lin is the founder and managing partner of Lin & Partners, specializing in banking, M&A, securities, energy & infrastructure, and gaming & gambling. With more than 30-year experience in legal practice, Dr. Lin’s practice has covered a full range of equity market transactions, including hostile and friendly acquisitions of public companies, tender offers, and share offerings.
In gaming sector, Dr. Lin is one of the pioneers in Taiwan. He constantly advises clients in both public and private sectors on policymaking and regulatory matters with respect to casino-based integrated resort, sports betting, lottery, horseracing, online
gambling, and new type of gaming activities. Under Dr. Lin’s leadership, Lin & Partners, since 2010, have been engaged by the Tourism Bureau, MOTC, the proposed casino regulator in Taiwan, to draw up the overall legal framework as well as the relevant statutes for the governance of casino-based integrated resorts in Taiwan.
In recent years, with the booming development of online gaming, Dr, Lin advised numerous clients of the legality and business model of support service in Taiwan for offshore online gaming.
Dr. Lin is recognized by Chambers Asia-Pacific as a leading/Band 1 attorney for banking & finance, corporate and M&A, dispute resolution and gaming practice, and by Legal 500 and AsiaLaw Profile in areas including banking finance, dispute resolution, capital markets, corporate and M&A, and project & energy. In 2017, Dr. Lin was recognized by Asia Law as the Dispute star of the year in Taiwan.