I was born in Jeffersonville, Indiana, a graduate of Our Lady of Providence High School and the Kelley School of Business in Bloomington. I earned my law degree from the Indiana University School of Law in 1994. I am an owner/lawyer at Lorch Naville Ward LLC and have practiced there since 1999.
I have been married to Lisa Garcia Reger for 29 years. We have two children, Jordan, age 26 and Matthew, age 22 and we have lived in Sellersburg, Indiana for the past 23 years.
My community involvement is as follows:
YMCA of Southern Indiana (President of Board, 2006)
Floyd County Bar Association (President, 1999-2000)
Past board member of One Southern Indiana
Our Lady of Providence High School Alumni BOD (President, 2000)
Leadership Southern Indiana Discover Class, 1999
Knights of Columbus (Advocate)
Past President of Develop New Albany (2005)
Current member of Clark County Bar Association (President, 2019-2021)
Past President of Historic Kiwanis New Albany (2022) and a
Member of Christian Services Committee at St. John Paul II Catholic Church
I have an AV Preeminent rating from Martindale Hubbell. This ranking is reserved for lawyers with the highest ethical standards and professional ability. I am a member of The American Board of Trial Attorneys and the National Board of Trial Advocacy.