Stephen J. Leacock
Professor of Law
BA, (Bus. Law)(Honors)
LL.M., (Lon. Univ., King's Coll.)
MA, (Bus. Law) (City of Lon. Polytechnic)
Barrister, (Middle Temple, London) (Honors)
International Business Transactions
Professor Leacock taught at the University of the West Indies, Faculty of Law, Barbados (1972-75); University of Cincinnati, College of Law, Ohio (1975-79); and DePaul University, College of Law, Illinois (1979-1998). While at DePaul, Professor Leacock was a Visiting Professor at the University of Indiana School of Law, Bloomington (Spring 1992) and Visiting Adjunct Professor (Spring 1998) at the University of Illinois College of Law, Champaign-Urbana. Professor Leacock teaches Contracts, Business Organizations, and International Business Transactions. His article The Anatomy of Valuing Stock in Closely Held Corporations: Pursuing the Phantom of Objectivity into the New Millennium published in COLUMBIA BUSINESS LAW REVIEW Vol. 2001 No. 1 162 (2001) and was recently cited by the United States District Court in Horn v. McQueen, 353 F. Supp.2d 785, 808 (W.D.Ky. Dec. 1, 2004). His article in Vol. 5 MINNESOTA J. of GLOBAL TRADE (1996) was cited by the N.Y. Supreme Court, New York County in IBJ Schroder Bank & Trust Co. v Bank for Foreign Econ. Affairs of the USSR (1996).