Stephenville lawyer arrested
Trevor Stagg facing sexual assault and four other charges
Stephenville lawyer Trevor Stagg has been arrested and is facing sexual assault and four other charges.
He is also facing assault, criminal harassment by repeatedly communicating with another person, and two counts of uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm.
Stagg worked for 17 years in New Brunswick before returning to Stephenville in March 2014, when he opened the law firm Stagg & Stagg with his father.
He is a member of the Canadian Bar Association, the law societies of Newfoundland and Labrador and New Brunswick, and is a notary public in both provinces.
He is the director of the Bay St. George Chamber of Commerce and is cross-appointed to the College of the North Atlantic Board of Governors and has served on the audit committee.
He is schedule to appear in provincial court in Stephenville 1 p.m. today.