Hurn was an old and unfriendly individual, only wanting to reach his retirement day. Hurn was not corrupt but did not refuse a bribe either.
Hurn was a member of the Knights of the Black Fist. He was in charge of a guardpost at one entrance to Sokol Keep. After the refugee from Phlan arrived in Mulmaster Hurn become one of the top advisor of resurrected Aleyd Burral.