Chief Executive Officer/ Director of ADC Legal
Adam Stewart acquired his Bachelor of Business from Curtin University in W.A. He has commercial and litigation experience in Western Australia, New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria, working directly with clients including debt collection companies, insurance companies and various SME’s.
Adam is a licensed private investigator and a licensed commercial agent. He recently completed a Diploma in High Performance Management through Leadership Management Australia. His background is in debt collection and insurance, working in insurance claims recoveries and litigation for some of Australia’s largest insurers, collection agencies and third party administrators.
In 2002, he established Debt Recoveries Australia Pty Ltd, a debt collection agency, specialising within the insurance claims industry.
In November of 2013, he established ADC Legal- a legal practice specialising in debt recovery and insurance disputes. This is the perfect compliment to Debt Recoveries Australia as it provides a “one stop shop” for clients’ recovery and legal needs.
ADC Legal works predominantly in the areas of commercial law and insolvency/commercial litigation. Due to Adam’s extensive debt collections experience, ADC Legal’s areas of expertise are secured and unsecured debt recovery. Adam also have experience in property related matters and disputes, contractual disputes, banking and finance.
In the credit industry, Adam has advised clients on important aspects of credit management such as the efficacy of guarantees, utilising retention of title clauses in credit contract/applications, charging clauses and dealings with liquidators, receivers, voluntary administrators and trustees in bankruptcy.
Where practical, Adam prefers to emphasise the use of alternative means to resolve disputes as this proves to be speedier, more cost effective and efficient for clients; however, if court action is required, it is undertaken without delay and quick result are usually achieved.
Hobbies: Work, is that a hobby? Gym, cycling, reading, travelling.
Favourite quote: “Invention, my dear friends, is 93% perspiration, 6% electricity, 4% evaporation, and 2% butterscotch ripple.” – Willy Wonka.