Cox Yeats Attorneys

Natural Resources and Energy

Cox Yeats are specialists in all areas of natural resources and in the energy sector, particularly the renewable energy sector. Cox Yeats offers the mining industry a diverse caliber of lawyers with strong industry experience throughout the natural resource sector and its attorneys are seasoned experts and are well-versed in representing clients in the sugar, crop farming and timber industries. Cox Yeats provides counsel on:

  • Structuring of mining companies so as to comply with the mining charter
  • Transfer and conversion of mining rights
  • Application for prospecting and mining rights
  • Grant of surface rights
  • Radiation
  • Acquisition and protection of water rights
  • Community claims to mineral rights and restitution
  • The structure of the sugar, timber and crop farming industries
  • Legal requirements for dams and irrigation schemes
  • Licensing of genetic material
  • Sale and purchase of crops and livestock
  • Land claims and land tenure

For more information contact: Michael Jackson, Robin Westley, Simon Watson, Helen Jackson, Jason Goodison, Jenna Padoa and Wade Ogilvie