Professor Brent McClintock is an economist and an attorney. Prior to his employment at Carthage, he worked as a senior economic analyst with the New Zealand Treasury. His legal studies centered on international and intellectual property law. He is licensed to practice law in Illinois and has been admitted to the U.S. District Court for Northern Illinois. He is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association.
Prof. McClintock's teaching includes macroeconomics, international political economy, public policy, business law, and international trade law. Current legal research interests include the boundary between private property rights and the public domain in intellectual property law, the law of international economic integration, and the law and economics of contracts.
Prof. McClintock has a Ph.D. and M.S. from Colorado State University; J.D. from John Marshall Law School, Chicago; and B.Ag.Sc. from Lincoln University, New Zealand. He joined the Carthage faculty in 1991.
"My favorite professor? Professor McClintock. I love the way he relates to his students and how he can be a bit edgy." — Chumley Hodgson, '10
Clausen Center 225