After 9 years in private practice with the international law firm Dechert LLP,
Professor McCall joined the faculty of the University of Oklahoma College of Law in 2006.
As a practicing lawyer, he represnted a variety of companies and banks in international
merger and acquisition and corporate finance transactions. Seven years were spent in the
firm's London office as an Associate and Partner. Professor McCall teaches classes
in contracts, business and commercial law, and Jurisprudence. In 2013 he was selected to
hold the endowed Orpha and Maurice Merrill Professorship in Law and in 2014 he was named
Associate Dean. He publishes in the field of commercial and business law with an emphasis
on the jurisprudence and philosophy of economic legal regulation. His scholarly research
is rooted in a natural law jurisprudence. 

Commercial Law

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Gambling on Our Financial Future: How the Federal Government Fiddles While State Common Law is a Safer Bet to Prevent Another Financial Collapse, Arizona State Law Journal (2015)

Many politicians and commentators agree that credit default swaps (CDS) played a significant role in...

 

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Entender los males economómicos modernos a la luz de la doctrina social Cátolica (Understanding Modern Economic Woes in Light of Catholic Social Doctrine), Verbo (2014)

En sentido general, Santo Tomás Aquino predijo la parálisis y el caos del sistema financiero...

 

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To Build the City of God: Living as Catholics in a Secular Age (2014)

You can purchase a copy of the book on Amazon.com at http://www.amazon.com/To-Build-City-God-Catholics/dp/1621380734/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1407439233&sr=8-1&keywords=Brian+M.+McCall

Is man an...

 

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The Church and the Usurers: Unprofitable Lending for the Modern Economy (2013)

Professor McCall explains in a scholarly yet accessible manner the core principles of the usury...

 

Banking and Finance

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Gambling on Our Financial Future: How the Federal Government Fiddles While State Common Law is a Safer Bet to Prevent Another Financial Collapse, Arizona State Law Journal (2015)

Many politicians and commentators agree that credit default swaps (CDS) played a significant role in...

 

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To Build the City of God: Living as Catholics in a Secular Age (2014)

You can purchase a copy of the book on Amazon.com at http://www.amazon.com/To-Build-City-God-Catholics/dp/1621380734/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1407439233&sr=8-1&keywords=Brian+M.+McCall

Is man an...

 

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Redimir Nuestro Futuro, Verbo (2013)

Este artículo en español se basa en la conclusión del libro del profesor McCall, La...

 

Secured Transactions

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Learning from Our History: Symposium Presentation, South Carolina Law Review (2009)

This is the audio recording of the presentaiton given at the South Carolina Law REview...

 

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It's Just Secured Credit: The Natural Law Case in Defense of Some Forms of Secured Credit, Indiana Law Review (2009)

For decades scholars have been debating whether of not the institution of security can be...

 

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Learning from Our History: Evaluating the Modern Housing Finance Market in Light of Ancient Principles of Justice, South Carolina Law Review (2009)

Since I first accepted an invitation to join this symposium, the subprime mortgage crisis has...

 

Catholic Social Teaching

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Entender los males economómicos modernos a la luz de la doctrina social Cátolica (Understanding Modern Economic Woes in Light of Catholic Social Doctrine), Verbo (2014)

En sentido general, Santo Tomás Aquino predijo la parálisis y el caos del sistema financiero...

 
Book Review: The Wound and the Blessing: Economics Relationships and Happiness by Luigino Bruni (New City Press, 2012), The St. Austin Review (2014)

This book review critically examines this important work on the relationship between economic prosperity and...

 

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Television Interview Part II: To Build the City of God: Living as Catholics in a Secular Age, Fatima Network (2014)

This video is part II of a two part interview about the publication of my...

 

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Television Interview Part I: To Build the City of God: Living as Catholics in a Secular Age, Fatima Network (2014)

This video is part I of a two part interview on my book, To Build...

 

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To Build the City of God: Living as Catholics in a Secular Age (2014)

You can purchase a copy of the book on Amazon.com at http://www.amazon.com/To-Build-City-God-Catholics/dp/1621380734/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1407439233&sr=8-1&keywords=Brian+M.+McCall

Is man an...

 

Law and Economics

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Gambling on Our Financial Future: How the Federal Government Fiddles While State Common Law is a Safer Bet to Prevent Another Financial Collapse, Arizona State Law Journal (2015)

Many politicians and commentators agree that credit default swaps (CDS) played a significant role in...

 

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Entender los males economómicos modernos a la luz de la doctrina social Cátolica (Understanding Modern Economic Woes in Light of Catholic Social Doctrine), Verbo (2014)

En sentido general, Santo Tomás Aquino predijo la parálisis y el caos del sistema financiero...

 
Book Review: The Wound and the Blessing: Economics Relationships and Happiness by Luigino Bruni (New City Press, 2012), The St. Austin Review (2014)

This book review critically examines this important work on the relationship between economic prosperity and...

 

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To Build the City of God: Living as Catholics in a Secular Age (2014)

You can purchase a copy of the book on Amazon.com at http://www.amazon.com/To-Build-City-God-Catholics/dp/1621380734/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1407439233&sr=8-1&keywords=Brian+M.+McCall

Is man an...

 

Contracts

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Gambling on Our Financial Future: How the Federal Government Fiddles While State Common Law is a Safer Bet to Prevent Another Financial Collapse, Arizona State Law Journal (2015)

Many politicians and commentators agree that credit default swaps (CDS) played a significant role in...

 

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Entender los males economómicos modernos a la luz de la doctrina social Cátolica (Understanding Modern Economic Woes in Light of Catholic Social Doctrine), Verbo (2014)

En sentido general, Santo Tomás Aquino predijo la parálisis y el caos del sistema financiero...

 

Link

Learning from Our History: Symposium Presentation, South Carolina Law Review (2009)

This is the audio recording of the presentaiton given at the South Carolina Law REview...

 

Religion

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Gambling on Our Financial Future: How the Federal Government Fiddles While State Common Law is a Safer Bet to Prevent Another Financial Collapse, Arizona State Law Journal (2015)

Many politicians and commentators agree that credit default swaps (CDS) played a significant role in...

 

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Entender los males economómicos modernos a la luz de la doctrina social Cátolica (Understanding Modern Economic Woes in Light of Catholic Social Doctrine), Verbo (2014)

En sentido general, Santo Tomás Aquino predijo la parálisis y el caos del sistema financiero...

 
Book Review: The Wound and the Blessing: Economics Relationships and Happiness by Luigino Bruni (New City Press, 2012), The St. Austin Review (2014)

This book review critically examines this important work on the relationship between economic prosperity and...

 

Link

Television Interview Part II: To Build the City of God: Living as Catholics in a Secular Age, Fatima Network (2014)

This video is part II of a two part interview about the publication of my...

 

Legal History

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Gambling on Our Financial Future: How the Federal Government Fiddles While State Common Law is a Safer Bet to Prevent Another Financial Collapse, Arizona State Law Journal (2015)

Many politicians and commentators agree that credit default swaps (CDS) played a significant role in...

 

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Entender los males economómicos modernos a la luz de la doctrina social Cátolica (Understanding Modern Economic Woes in Light of Catholic Social Doctrine), Verbo (2014)

En sentido general, Santo Tomás Aquino predijo la parálisis y el caos del sistema financiero...

 

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Television Interview Part I: To Build the City of God: Living as Catholics in a Secular Age, Fatima Network (2014)

This video is part I of a two part interview on my book, To Build...

 

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Decorating the Structure: The Art of Making Human Law, ExpressO (2013)

This article continues to develop the theme of law as architecture begun in two published...

 

Law and Society

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Gambling on Our Financial Future: How the Federal Government Fiddles While State Common Law is a Safer Bet to Prevent Another Financial Collapse, Arizona State Law Journal (2015)

Many politicians and commentators agree that credit default swaps (CDS) played a significant role in...

 

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Entender los males economómicos modernos a la luz de la doctrina social Cátolica (Understanding Modern Economic Woes in Light of Catholic Social Doctrine), Verbo (2014)

En sentido general, Santo Tomás Aquino predijo la parálisis y el caos del sistema financiero...

 

Link

Television Interview Part II: To Build the City of God: Living as Catholics in a Secular Age, Fatima Network (2014)

This video is part II of a two part interview about the publication of my...

 

Link

Television Interview Part I: To Build the City of God: Living as Catholics in a Secular Age, Fatima Network (2014)

This video is part I of a two part interview on my book, To Build...

 

Consumer Protection Law

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Entender los males economómicos modernos a la luz de la doctrina social Cátolica (Understanding Modern Economic Woes in Light of Catholic Social Doctrine), Verbo (2014)

En sentido general, Santo Tomás Aquino predijo la parálisis y el caos del sistema financiero...

 

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The Church and the Usurers: Unprofitable Lending for the Modern Economy (2013)

Professor McCall explains in a scholarly yet accessible manner the core principles of the usury...

 

Link

Learning from Our History: Symposium Presentation, South Carolina Law Review (2009)

This is the audio recording of the presentaiton given at the South Carolina Law REview...

 

PDF

Learning from Our History: Evaluating the Modern Housing Finance Market in Light of Ancient Principles of Justice, South Carolina Law Review (2009)

Since I first accepted an invitation to join this symposium, the subprime mortgage crisis has...

 

Secured Transactions, Banking and Finance, Uniform Commercial Code

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Redimir Nuestro Futuro, Verbo (2013)

Este artículo en español se basa en la conclusión del libro del profesor McCall, La...

 

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The Church and the Usurers: Unprofitable Lending for the Modern Economy (2013)

Professor McCall explains in a scholarly yet accessible manner the core principles of the usury...

 

Link

Learning from Our History: Symposium Presentation, South Carolina Law Review (2009)

This is the audio recording of the presentaiton given at the South Carolina Law REview...

 

PDF

It's Just Secured Credit: The Natural Law Case in Defense of Some Forms of Secured Credit, Indiana Law Review (2009)

For decades scholars have been debating whether of not the institution of security can be...

 

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Learning from Our History: Evaluating the Modern Housing Finance Market in Light of Ancient Principles of Justice, South Carolina Law Review (2009)

Since I first accepted an invitation to join this symposium, the subprime mortgage crisis has...

 

Public Law and Legal Theory

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Television Interview Part II: To Build the City of God: Living as Catholics in a Secular Age, Fatima Network (2014)

This video is part II of a two part interview about the publication of my...

 

Link

Television Interview Part I: To Build the City of God: Living as Catholics in a Secular Age, Fatima Network (2014)

This video is part I of a two part interview on my book, To Build...

 

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Can a Pluralistic Commonwealth Endure?, Georgetown Journal of Law and Public Policy (2013)

This article considers whether the American pluralist system can satisfy Cicero's definition of a commonwealth...

 

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Consulting the Architect when Problems Arise – The Divine Law, Georgetown Journal of Law & Public Policy (2011)

In The Architecture of Law: Building Law on a Solid Foundation- The Eternal and Natural...

 

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The Corporation as Imperfect Society, Delaware Journal of Corporate Law (2011)

Corporations are ubiquitous in modern society. They pervade every aspect of our life, consumer, professional,...

 

Jurisprudence

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Entender los males economómicos modernos a la luz de la doctrina social Cátolica (Understanding Modern Economic Woes in Light of Catholic Social Doctrine), Verbo (2014)

En sentido general, Santo Tomás Aquino predijo la parálisis y el caos del sistema financiero...

 

Link

Television Interview Part II: To Build the City of God: Living as Catholics in a Secular Age, Fatima Network (2014)

This video is part II of a two part interview about the publication of my...

 

Link

Television Interview Part I: To Build the City of God: Living as Catholics in a Secular Age, Fatima Network (2014)

This video is part I of a two part interview on my book, To Build...

 

File

Decorating the Structure: The Art of Making Human Law, ExpressO (2013)

This article continues to develop the theme of law as architecture begun in two published...

 

PDF

Can a Pluralistic Commonwealth Endure?, Georgetown Journal of Law and Public Policy (2013)

This article considers whether the American pluralist system can satisfy Cicero's definition of a commonwealth...

 

Corporate Law

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The Corporation as Imperfect Society, Delaware Journal of Corporate Law (2011)

Corporations are ubiquitous in modern society. They pervade every aspect of our life, consumer, professional,...

 

Politics

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To Build the City of God: Living as Catholics in a Secular Age (2014)

You can purchase a copy of the book on Amazon.com at http://www.amazon.com/To-Build-City-God-Catholics/dp/1621380734/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1407439233&sr=8-1&keywords=Brian+M.+McCall

Is man an...

 

File

Decorating the Structure: The Art of Making Human Law, ExpressO (2013)

This article continues to develop the theme of law as architecture begun in two published...

 

PDF

Can a Pluralistic Commonwealth Endure?, Georgetown Journal of Law and Public Policy (2013)

This article considers whether the American pluralist system can satisfy Cicero's definition of a commonwealth...

 

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The Corporation as Imperfect Society, Delaware Journal of Corporate Law (2011)

Corporations are ubiquitous in modern society. They pervade every aspect of our life, consumer, professional,...

 

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Exploring the Foundations of Dworkin's Empire: The Discovery of an Underground Positivist, Journal of Law, Philosophy and Culture (2009)

This review essay examines the jurisprudence of Ronald Dworkin as presented in the anthology: Exploring...

 

Corporations

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The Corporation as Imperfect Society, Delaware Journal of Corporate Law (2011)

Corporations are ubiquitous in modern society. They pervade every aspect of our life, consumer, professional,...

 

Legislation

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Decorating the Structure: The Art of Making Human Law, ExpressO (2013)

This article continues to develop the theme of law as architecture begun in two published...

 

Judges

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Decorating the Structure: The Art of Making Human Law, ExpressO (2013)

This article continues to develop the theme of law as architecture begun in two published...

 

General Law

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Television Interview Part II: To Build the City of God: Living as Catholics in a Secular Age, Fatima Network (2014)

This video is part II of a two part interview about the publication of my...

 

Link

Television Interview Part I: To Build the City of God: Living as Catholics in a Secular Age, Fatima Network (2014)

This video is part I of a two part interview on my book, To Build...

 

File

Decorating the Structure: The Art of Making Human Law, ExpressO (2013)

This article continues to develop the theme of law as architecture begun in two published...

 

PDF

The Church and the Usurers: Unprofitable Lending for the Modern Economy (2013)

Professor McCall explains in a scholarly yet accessible manner the core principles of the usury...

 

Regulation of Financial Derivatives

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Gambling on Our Financial Future: How the Federal Government Fiddles While State Common Law is a Safer Bet to Prevent Another Financial Collapse, Arizona State Law Journal (2015)

Many politicians and commentators agree that credit default swaps (CDS) played a significant role in...