Stephen Boale

Stephen Boale is a Licensed Insolvency Trustee, a Chartered Insolvency and Restructuring Professional and a Certified General Accountant.  He is also a member in good standing of the Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals, (“CAIRP”).

Prior to forming Boale, Wood & Company Ltd., Stephen spent ten years practicing exclusively in insolvency matters with a big four chartered accountancy firm and prior to that was an Official Receiver with the Office of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy.

Stephen has extensive experience in personal insolvency proceedings.  In recent years Stephen has focused on helping individuals facing financial difficulty and has completed many successful consumer proposals including debtors with tax debts and has been involved in a variety of large personal restructurings.

He has also worked for secured lenders performing viability assessments, monitoring engagements and administering formal receiverships and agency appointments and has worked with debtors in financial difficulty.  Stephen has been involved in a wide variety of mandates including, formal insolvency proceedings, advisor to lenders, corporate debtors and other stakeholders with respect to financial and viability assessments, security reviews, debt restructuring and financial investigations.

Stephen was recently the Chair of the Name Review Task Force, an ad hoc committee formed by CAIRP.  He is the former President and Director of the British Columbia Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals and a member of the Vancouver Insolvency Discussion Group.  He has also sat on the Oral Board of Examiners for those wishing to obtain their Trustees license.

Stephen is one of the founding partners of Boale, Wood & Company Ltd., an insolvency boutique with offices located throughout Metro Vancouver.

Contact Info:
(604) 605-3335
sboale@boalewood.ca
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