Canadian Superior Appoints Independent Counsel

The independent committee of Canadian Superior Energy announced that further to the announcement made on April 3, 2009 adding Messrs. Alex Squires and Charles Dallas to the previously established committee of independent directors (the "Independent Committee"), the Independent Committee has appointed Carscallen Leitch LLP as its new independent counsel, effective as at Friday, April 3, 2009. All communications to the Independent Committee should be made to Carscallen Leitch LLP, as the Independent Committee's independent legal counsel, or Jennings Capital Inc., as the Independent Committee's independent financial advisors.