A class of his own: Michael Lynn at the Britanic school in Brazil, where he was teaching until his arrest last week
Michael Lynn’s second life

‘The World Awaits.’ For Michael Lynn the slogan draped across the facade of the Britanic language school must have sounded more like a taunt than a pr(...)

The street outside the office of the property company co-owned by Irish solicitor and his wife Bríd Murphy in Recife, Brazil. Photograph: Ruadhán Mac Cormaic.

So little light comes through the small window that the visitor has to strain to make out the tiny room in Recife that serves as headquarters to Micha(...)

Michael Lynn being arrested in Brazil

The legal team in Brazil of fugitive solicitor Michael Lynn plan to present the Brazilian authorities with proof of his university degree in the hope (...)

The Britanic language school in Recife, Brazil, in which Michael Lynn taught English  for 13 hours a week.  Photograph: Ruadhán Mac Cormaic

Pinned to the door of the small staff room at the Britanic language school in Piedade, on the heaving outskirts of Recife, a handwritten entry on last(...)

Michael Lynn (far right) at the school where he was teaching in Brazil.

Fugitive solicitor Michael Lynn, who fled Ireland with debts of €80 million, is expected to mount a strenuous legal challenge to his extradition ho(...)