John M. Flynn, distinguished practitioner in residence
(336) 279-9265, jflynn4@elon.edu

John M. FlynnAttorney John M. Flynn is a Director at Carruthers & Roth, PA in Greensboro, NC. He focuses his practice on debtor and creditors' rights, loan workouts and other loan transactions. He is the firm's chief counsel on matters in environmental law, working with clients to understand the implications of environmental laws on personal and business planning, business organization, real estate transactions and creditors' rights. Flynn’s clients include national and state banks, insurance companies and institutional lenders.

After a decade of service at Carruthers & Roth, Flynn was elected managing director in 2003 and served until 2008. Before joining Carruthers & Roth, Flynn served for two years as a judicial clerk to the Honorable Hiram H. Ward (U.S. District Court, District of North Carolina). He has been recognized in Business North Carolina's “Legal Elite” (2008, 2011).

Previously, Flynn served as a member of the extended faculty in legal writing at Elon Law. He also served as a preceptor at the law school, mentoring law students. Flynn received a bachelor’s degree magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Wake Forest University, where he also earned a juris doctor degree and served as articles editor for the Wake Forest Law Review.