Lorne grew up in Prince George and Kelowna. He is married with three sons and enjoys spending time with his family when he is not at work. His hobbies include boating, travelling, and camping. He has also been involved in coaching various sports, including hockey, fastball, and basketball, and has been fortunate enough to coach three Provincial Championship teams in fastball.
He is active in the professional community, being a guest legal speaker to various legal and insurance organizations. He has a busy practice specializing in insurance litigation, personal injury litigation and forestry litigation. Lorne is motivated by helping people to solve their legal issues and challenges and enjoys meeting interesting people through the course of his work.
Lorne was appointed Queen's Counsel by Order in Council of the Province of British Columbia on the 11th day of December, 2013.