Stephen L. Sepinuck is the Frederick N. & Barbara T. Curley Professor of Law at Gonzaga University, where he has taught for 26 years. He has an A.B. in history from Brown University, a J.D. cum laude from Boston University, and an LL.M in Taxation from New York University.
Professor Sepinuck has authored articles on a variety of subjects, written fifteen books, and won awards for both his teaching and his scholarship. In the 1990s, he served as an advisor to the Drafting Committee that revised Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code and he chaired its Task Force on Deposit Accounts. From 2006-2009 he served as chair of the ABA’s UCC Committee. More recently, he was the ABA Advisor to the Joint Review Committee for Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code that proposed amendments to Article 9, reporter for the Uniform Certificate of Title for Vessels Act, and reporter for the Amended Model Tribal Secured Transactions Act.
He is an elected member of the American Law Institute, a fellow of the American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers, a current member of the Massachusetts and California bars, Director of Gonzaga’s Commercial Law Center, and Scholar in Residence at the law firm of Paul Hastings, LLP.