Lorraine set up her own company secretarial and corporate governance advisory practice following senior in house roles at Brambles Industries plc and Standard Chartered plc. She merged her practice with the company secretarial team at Shakespeare Martineau in 2016.
Lorraine graduated from Leeds University with a BSc (Hons) degree in Chemical Sciences. She is a Non-Executive Director of two AIM listed companies, for one of which she chairs the audit committee.
Lorraine is a Past President of ICSA, the Governance Institute. She qualified as a Company Secretary in 1990, attaining Fellowship in 1996.