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Charles James FLANAGAN

Chief Whip of Fine Gael , Dâil Eireann

Charles James FLANAGAN, Irish Chief Whip of Fine Gael, Dâil Eireann. Incorporated Law Society of Ireland.

Background

FLANAGAN, Charles James was born on November 1, 1956 in Dublin, Ireland. Parents: Oliver J. Flanagan and Mai Flanagan (née McWey).

Education

University College. Dublin, Bachelor of Arts, history and politics, 1974-1977. Incorporated Law Society of Ireland Law School, Solicitors’ Finals, 1977-1981. Spoken languages: Irish, English.

Career

Member Dâil Eireann for Laois-Offaly, 1987. Fine Gael spokesman on law reform. Chief Whip, Fine Gael, since 1990.

Member of Fine Gael Front Bench. Practising solicitor, since 1981.

Religion

Roman Catholic.

Membership

Incorporated Law Society of Ireland. Clubs: Rotary International.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Member, Interparliamentary Human Rights Network.

Connections

Spouse Mary McCormack, 1984. Children: Olwyn.