Neil F. Flynn

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Neil F. Flynn

Email: nflynn@neilflynnlaw.com

Born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, Neil Flynn was admitted to practice law in Illinois in 1980. His areas of concentration include lobbying before the Illinois General Assembly; State government relations; regulatory advocacy before State agencies, departments, boards and commissions; and administrative rulemaking.

Neil Flynn served in a variety of staff positions with the Illinois House of Representatives beginning in 1976 and served as Counsel to the Illinois House Speaker in 1983; worked as an Illinois lobbyist and maintained a regulatory and administrative law practice since 1984; was a member of the Springfield-Metro Sanitary District from 1989-91; served as Chairman of the Springfield Election Commission from 1995-97; has authored articles on environmental law published in the Illinois Bar Journal and authored a book entitled Baseball’s Reserve System: The Case and Trial of Curt Flood vs. Major League Baseball (published by Walnut Park Group, Inc. in 2006).

Education

  • Western Illinois University (B.A., Political Science 1975: M.A. 1976)
  • Saint Louis University School of Law (J.D., 1980)

Bar Admission

  • Member of the Illinois Bar since 1980
  • Member of the Missouri Bar since 2012
  • Bar Member of the United States District Court:
    • Northern District of Illinois (December 1980)
    • Central District of Illinois (September 1982)

Bar Association Membership

  • Illinois State Bar Association (since 1980)
  • Missouri Bar Association
  • Sangamon County Bar Association