Victoria Flynn is a partner at the law firm of DeCotiis, FitzPatrick and Cole, LLP. She joined the firm in 2000 and became a partner in 2005. She is a member of the Litigation and Government and Regulatory Affairs practice groups, advising clients regarding a broad spectrum of legal issues, involving appellate law, constitutional law, civil rights matters, employment disputes, environmental issues, school law, prerogative writ proceedings and commercial contract disputes.
Ms. Flynn graduated from Rutgers University in 1996 with a B.A. in Political Science. As an undergraduate, she was a member of the Golden Key National Honor Society and Phi Sigma Alpha: The National Political Science Honor Society.
Ms. Flynn obtained her J.D. in 1999 from Seton Hall University School of Law, cum laude. As a law student, she was active in numerous student organizations, having represented her law school class as a Senator for the Student Bar Association and being selected as a member of the Interscholastic Moot Court Board. Ms. Flynn also served as a tutor for first-year law students, a research assistant to Professor Angela Carmella and was a member of the Woman’s Law Forum.
Ms. Flynn clerked for the Justice Jaynee LaVecchia of the Supreme Court of New Jersey, which is the highest Court in the State of New Jersey.
Ms. Flynn is a life-long resident of New Jersey and is very active in community service. Ms. Flynn serves on the New Jersey Supreme Court Committee on Women in the Courts. Recently, Ms. Flynn completed her tenure as a member of the Nutley Board of Education, having served as its Vice President, an active member of various committees (Finance, Negotiations, Long-Term Facility Planning) and liaison to various local groups.