Colm St. Roch Seviour
Year called to the Bar:
Diverse mining/natural resources (mining, oil & gas, hydro development, forestry, fisheries), litigation, environmental and construction law practice. Acts for mining and mineral exploration firms in a full range of transactional matters and in matters under the Mineral Act and Quarry Materials Act. Counsel to oil & gas exploration firms, hydroelectric developers and a senior pulp and paper enterprise. Litigation experience ranges from products liability to construction litigation and defence of public welfare statute charges. Counsellor to natural resource firms on environmental liability issues, directors’ liability issues, and environmental due diligence. Member of the LSNL, CBA (Natural Resources and Environmental Law Section). Past Chair of Natural Resources Section of CBA (NL). Past Chair of Environmental Law Section of CBA (NL). Admitted to the Newfoundland Bar in 1983.