Noble from an old Neverwinter family.
Lou Varden is the last descendant of House Varden, an old Neverwinter family. His family was wiped out in the Cataclysm, and all his holds and lands were trapped in the Chasm District. He contracted the party to go into the chasm district and retrieve his heirlooms and documentation of his claim. Since having his family records returned, he has lobbied with Neverember to have his title restored and new land allotted to him.