At Flynn O’Driscoll, we understand the unique demands entrepreneurs face on a daily basis when bringing their business ideas to the marketplace. The StartUp@FOD team advise on all key legal issues that are relevant to companies at this early stage in their development.


Our multi-disciplinary teams are experienced in providing a full range of legal services to startup and scaling companies across a wide range of business sectors.

The StartUp@FOD team is one of the most active legal firms in Ireland’s startup ecosystem. Clients value our deep experience of the sector and understanding of the challenges they face at this critical stage of their development.

The firm is very experienced in advising clients on fundraising, from seed rounds to later series A and B investment rounds. The firm regularly lead’s the IVCA’s Venturepulse VC activity publication for the number of deals where the firm acted as an advisor.

We provide on site training and workshops to early stage companies through the New Frontiers programme.


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‘Solution driven team, providing strong support and guidance to clients. Problem solvers, commercially focused and very reliable.’

Legal 500 EMEA

‘The team at Flynn O’Driscoll approach every assignment I have worked with them on in a very practical, commercial and business-focused way. This has led to better outcomes for clients as the advice and guidance is centred on the end result and desired outcomes. This approach is underpinned by a highly technical and sector knowledgeable team of individuals that bring their input at the right time in a seamless manner.’

Legal 500 EMEA 2022

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