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Flynn, Patrick G

Firm: Flynn O'Driscoll LLP
Position: Chairman
Address: No. 1 Grants Row, Mount Street Lower, Dublin 2, D02 HX96,
Phone: +353 1 642 4250
Personal URL:

Special Areas:

Commercial Law
Corporate Law


Pat has, in over 30 years of business life, acquired considerable transactional experience in acting on corporate mergers, acquisitions and financings. He is practical, with excellent business skills and he brings these, together with a wide range of friendships and business relationships to problem solving for clients. Over the years he has advised companies and shareholders on wide ranging issues including disputes and is recognised as an excellent solutions driven lawyer. He has further been involved in numerous successful mediations involving shareholder and company related matters

Deals and Awards:

Recognised in the Finance Dublin Deals of the Year Awards 2020
Recognised in the Finance Dublin Deals of the Year Awards 2020
Finance Dublin Deal of the Year 2019: Financial Services - Acquisition of Aviation Corporate Services by DMS Governance


Pat previously worked in one of Ireland's largest law firms.
Former senior executive of Ulster Investment Bank (part of the RBS/NatWest Group) where he specialised in global structured finance transactions involving European and US companies.
Pat was head of the corporate law department in a top 10 Dublin law firm.
Established Flynn O'Driscoll in 2002 as Managing Partner.
June 2019, Pat was elected Chairman of the firm.


Advanced Leadership Programme, Timoney Institute & San Telmo University
Solicitor, Law Society of Ireland, England & Wales
BCL, University College Dublin.


Law Society of Ireland
Dublin Solicitor's Bar Association
Irish Russian Business Association
Irish International Business Network (IIBN), both in Dublin & London
British-Irish Chamber of Commerce
2014 - 2018 Board of Directors of Enterprise Ireland for a four year term
Member of the Executive Committees of the Law Exchange International