Paul Coghlan (born 1 June 1944) is an Irish Fine Gael politician and member of Seanad Éireann since September 1997. He is the Fine Gael Seanad spokesperson on Defence, and Government Chief Whip in the Seanad.
Born in Killarney and still resident in Kerry, he is a member and former President of Killarney Chamber of Commerce. He was a founding director of Radio Kerry and is a trustee and former Chairman of Muckross House. He is also a member of the Institute of Bankers in Ireland, the Life Assurance Association and the Institute of Professional Auctioneers and Valuers.