Garrett S. Flynn, Esq.
After his admission to the bar in 1993, Mr. Flynn practiced in the litigation department of Nixon, Hargrave, Devans & Doyle, LLP in Washington, D.C. With terrific colleagues, Attorney Flynn represented and counseled clients on cutting-edge legal issues, including press freedom, antitrust law, and bank bailout legislation. In 1999, Mr. Flynn returned home to Connecticut to join another excellent group of attorneys at LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae, LLP, representing clients in a variety of high-stakes matters, including politically-sensitive environmental litigation and commercial contract disputes.
In 2002, Mr. Flynn started his own law practice.
George Washington University
J.D., With Honors, 1993
College Of The Holy Cross
B.A. Political Science, 1990, Pi Sigma Alpha
Law Offices of Garrett S. Flynn, LLC
West Hartford, Connecticut
(Nov. 2002 – Present)
LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae, LLP
(Jan. 1999 – Oct. 2002)
Nixon, Hargrave, Devans & Doyle, LLP
(Sept. 1993 – Dec. 1998).
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State of Connecticut, District of Columbia, Commonwealth of Virginia; United States District Court for the State of Connecticut and other federal trial and appellate courts.
Selected Professional & Community Activities
Director, Hartford County Bar Association (2015 – present); Commissioner, Connecticut Legislative Commission on the Death Penalty (2001-2003); Life Fellow, James W. Cooper Fellows, Connecticut Bar Foundation; Trustee, John G. Martin Foundation (1998 – present); Director, Hartford Golf Club (2009-2012, 2014); Trustee, University of Connecticut Law School Foundation (2006-2010); Barrister, Oliver Ellsworth American Inn of Court, Hartford, CT (2002-2005), Pupil, Edward Bennett Williams American Inn of Court (1996-1998); Past President, Holy Cross Club of Hartford (2003-2005); donor of Holy Cross Book Prize to Farmington (CT) High School (2008 – 2017); Director, Hartford Symphony Orchestra (2000-2006); Recipient, Connecticut Secretary of the State’s Public Service Award (2003); Connecticut Bar Association Pro Bono Honor Roll (2001); Chair, Golf Course Committee, 2008 United States Golf Association Girls’ Junior Championship.
“The Tempting Contingent Fee Case” ABA Litigation Journal (Winter 2013-14)
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In 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014, the Business Edition of Thompson Reuters Super Lawyers identified the Law Offices of Garrett S. Flynn, LLC” as the “Top Law Firm” in Connecticut for Litigation in the solo attorney category. In 2018, Mr. Flynn was placed on the TOP 50: 2018 CONNECTICUT SUPER LAWYERS LIST. In each year since 2007, Mr. Flynn has been recognized in the Connecticut and New England editions of Super Lawyers as a leader in the practice area of Business Litigation. Important information about the Super Lawyers process is here.