O’Flynn fails in latest court action against his neighbour

A judge refused the Cork developer’s request in a heated hearing, during which he attempted to have the court recognise a nominal debt

Michael O’Flynn: gave a personal guarantee for €2.2 million to his neighbour John O’Driscoll. Picture: Collins

Cork developer Michael O’Flynn failed in two attempts last week to secure a court order in his favour regarding the personal insolvency arrangement (PIA) of his neighbour, which came about as a result of a €2.2 million personal guarantee on a loan agreement.

The row relates to the PIA of John O’Driscoll, O’Flynn’s neighbour and the brother of former Ireland rugby international Mick O’Driscoll.

On Monday, Mr Justice Alexander Owens denied O’Flynn’s attempt to object ...