D. Douglas Torrie
Doug graduated from the UBC Faculty of Law in 1987 and was called to the BC Bar in 1988. Doug’s practice is primarily focussed on commercial and business matters, including business purchases and sales, commercial lending on behalf of financial institutions, corporate reorganizations, company law matters, and commercial real estate transactions. Prior to moving to Vancouver Island in 1992 to join Vining Senini’s predecessor firm, Doug practiced with a 50+ lawyer Vancouver law firm for 4 years, also in the area of commercial transactions.
Doug is a former Vice-Chair of the Nanaimo and District Hospital Foundation and a former ex-officio director of Aspengrove School. Doug has also been actively involved in coaching local youth sports teams. Doug is married with 3 children who keep him very busy. In his spare time, Doug enjoys cycling, skiing, sailing and all the outdoor activities Vancouver Island has to offer, except golf.