Martin Flannery received his Bachelor of Science degree (Cum Laude) from St. Thomas Aquinas College in 1978 and his Juris Doctorate from Pace University School of Law in 1981. He spent five years (1981 to 1986) as an Assistant District Attorney, Bronx County, New York where he prosecuted major felony cases. He tried over 25 felony cases to verdict. From 1980 to 1983 he was an adjunct professor at Pace University School of Law, teaching legal research and managing the law school’s moot court program. During the summer of 1980 he served as a legal intern at the office of the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York. He was at the law firm of Bigham Englar Jones & Houston from 1986 to 1994, both as an associate and partner, and left to form Pattison & Flannery in 1994.
Mr. Flannery has handled numerous fidelity, reinsurance and liability claims and represented insurers in litigation involving various forms of financial institution blanket bonds, commercial crime, legal malpractice and general liability policies.
He is admitted to practice in New York, the First Circuit United States Court of Appeals and the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.