Roger Nicholson has provided commercial and transactional legal advice to energy companies and other businesses for more than 25 years. Mr. Nicholson's extensive knowledge of the energy industry has been developed from his experience as general counsel of two publicly traded mining companies, as well as representing numerous energy companies as outside counsel over the years.
Mr. Nicholson previously served as Senior Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel at International Coal Group, Inc. (ICG). Prior to his post at ICG, Mr. Nicholson served as Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel of Massey Energy Company and in various roles at Arch Mineral Corporation (now Arch Coal, Inc.).
2013-2015 Roger L. Nicholson Law Offices
2011-2013 Jackson Kelly PLLC
2005-2011 Senior Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel, International Coal Group, Inc.
2002-2005 Jackson Kelly PLLC
2000-2002 Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel, Massey Energy Company
1995-2000 Assistant General Counsel, A.T. Massey Coal Company, Inc.
1993-1995 Robinson & McElwee
1989-1992 Corporate Counsel, Arch Mineral Corporation
1988-1989 Combs & Combs
1985-1988 Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs