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Lin & Partners Attorneys-At-Law
11F, NO 2, SEC 1, DUNHUA S RD
SONGSHAN DISTRICT
TAIPEI 105
Taiwan

Work Department

  • Banking and finance
  • Corporate/M&A
  • Dispute resolutiont
  • Gaming
  • Insurance
  • Securities and capital markets

Position

  • Managing Parnter of Lin &Partners

Career

Dr. George Lin is the founder and managing partner of Lin & Partners, specializing in banking, M&A, securities, and gaming law matters.
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.
Dr. Lin has served for two terms as an independent director of Mega Financial Holding, the largest government-owned publicly listed financial institution in Taiwan with global operations in banking, bills finance, insurance, asset management and securities.
In addition to law practice, Dr. Lin has served as legal advisor to numerous government agencies and trade associations, including the Ministry of Transportation and Communications, National Bankers Association, Taiwan Financial Services Roundtable, National Development Fund, Taiwan CPA Association, Centers for Disease Control, Institute for Information Technology, Taiwan Bankers Association, Central Deposit Insurance Corporation, and Taiwan’s cabinet, the Executive Yuan. Dr. Lin is also an arbitrator at the R.O.C. Arbitration Association.
Dr. Lin has remained active in the academic sector. He is an associate professor at Soochow University School of Law in Taiwan, and a frequent contributor to the mainstream publications. Dr. Lin is the author of numerous Taiwan chapters for Law Business Research’s publications, and has recently published an article on financial product regulation “Theory and Practices of Financial Consumer Protection Act” in the Taiwan Law Journal. Dr. Lin has regularly participated in seminars and lectured throughout Asia for over 25 years.
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.
Earlier in his career, Dr. Lin was a senior associate at Lee & Li Attorneys-at-Law and Baker & McKenzie.
Dr. Lin has obtained his Ph.D. from National Cheng-Chi University, an LL.M. from Soochow University, and an LL.B. from National Taiwan University.

Languages

  • Mandarin • English • Taiwanese • Shanghainese

Memberships

  • Taipei Bar Association
  • Kaohsiung Bar Association

Education

  • National Cheng Chi University (Ph.D. 1994)
  • Soochow University (LL.M.1986)
  • National Taiwan University (LL.B. 1983)

Lawyer Rankings

Taiwan > Banking and finance

(Hall of Fame)

George LinLin & Partners Attorneys-At-Law

Taiwan > Corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

George LinLin & Partners Attorneys-At-Law

Lin & Partners Attorneys-At-Law acts for a diverse cross-section of Taiwanese start-ups, fast growth companies, energy providers, and public sector bodies on the full gamut of corporate and commercial matters. The team is noted for its capabilities in securing and approving cross-strait investments in Taiwanese entities, working closely with the relevant authorities to secure favourable outcomes for clients across the region. Kaiju Lee is a key contact for inbound and outbound investments and incorporation issues for PRC, Hong Kong, and Macau entities. As one of the most experienced practitioners in the market, George C.H Lin is routinely instructed by financiers and domestic companies – increasingly in the fintech and renewable energy space. Ted Liu is noted for his participation in various multi-jurisdictional mandates.

Taiwan > Real estate and construction

Helmed by seasoned practitioner George Lin, Lin & Partners Attorneys-At-Law is noted for its strength in both public and private sector real estate matters, routinely working on ambitious government-backed projects and commercial developments for renowned international conglomerates. The team is a key advisor to government bodies engaged in high-profile infrastructure ventures, advising on land use issues and public tenders, and providing representation in construction disputes. David Lee frequently leads on a number of wind farm developments, marine construction projects, and construction financings. Phoebe Huang‘s expertise in civil litigation ensures that she is routinely sought out by public bodies for representation in sensitive disputes. Felix Yu is recommended for public procurement matters.

Taiwan > Dispute resolution

(Leading individuals)

George LinLin & Partners Attorneys-At-Law