Year Joined

  • 2010

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  • Legal 


  • Paul C. Lin leads Akin Gump team advising Kingston Technology in deal worth $18 billion

    June 01, 2018  |  Akin Gump

  • Paul C. Lin leads Akin Gump deal to win in three categories at 14th Annual Asian Legal Business Japan Law Awards

    June 14, 2018  |  Akin Gump


Paul C. Lin Cross-border corporate transaction specialist



Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Paul Lin is a member of the firm’s corporate practice and focuses on cross-border corporate transactions, M&A/takeovers and corporate finance. He also serves the role of outside general counsel for clients in coordinating general litigation, antitrust litigation, intellectual property litigation and matters in other practice areas. Mr. Lin is the partner-in-charge of the firm’s Irvine office.

Mr. Lin advises clients ranging from multinational public corporations and Chinese state-owned enterprises to medium and small privately held businesses in a broad range of industry segments, including high-tech, consumer products, infrastructure and city development, automotive, green energy and biotech.

He represents a number of the largest electronics technology companies and digital television and monitor manufacturers in a number of corporate transaction and intellectual property litigation matters in the United States and various Asia-based clients in litigation matters.

Mr. Lin is a frequent speaker on cross-border M&A and has participated in forums such as the Caijing Conference in Beijing and the UCLA U.S.-China Business Law Conference in Los Angeles. He serves as a board member on the Dean’s Business Advisory Council, University of California, Irvine School of Law.


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