Steve is a Partner specialising in insolvency and debt recovery in the Dispute Resolution Department.

Steve began his legal career as a junior outdoor clerk in 1984.  He then studied to become a Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives before qualifying as a solicitor in 1996.  He has been involved in many aspects of litigation throughout his career but now specialises in debt recovery and insolvency work for both creditors and insolvency practitioners.

He also appears before Tribunals for regulatory authorities.  Outside of the office, Steve is a keen musician and singer regularly hosting events to showcase local musical talent in his home town of Richmond, North Yorkshire.


Steve Wade handles all of our debt collection & litigation activities from the very early stages such as warning letters right through to bankruptcy, both personal & corporate. Steve appoints the best professionals in terms of process servers, bankruptcy administrators & barristers. Steve keeps us fully informed throughout the entire process. We have always found him to be very professional in his dealings & available to us when we need him most. I have no hesitation in recommending Steve as one of the best professionals in his field.