George Lin 林繼恆
Dr. George Lin is the Founder and Managing Partner of Lin & Partners, specializing in banking, M&A, securities, and gaming law matters. With more than 30-year practice experience, 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. Over the years he has represented numerous local and multinational financial service firms in the acquisition or disposal of business operations in Taiwan and overseas.
In gaming sector, Dr. Lin 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 casino-based integrated resorts in Taiwan.
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. Latest updates, Lin and Partners was just selected by Corporate Int’l as “Gaming & Gambling Law Firm of the Year in Taiwan 2019.”