Steven Goldman to Join Comstock Board

February 1, 2016

Vancouver, BC – Comstock Metals Ltd. (TSX-V: CSL) (“CSL” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Steven H. Goldman to the Board of Directors. Steven H. Goldman is a senior partner in the Toronto law firm of Goldman Hine LLP. Before joining that firm, he successfully led the restructuring and turnaround of the Speedy Auto Service and Minute Muffler franchise systems as their President and CEO from December 2007 until December 2009. Mr. Goldman graduated from Carleton University in 1976 (BA, President’s Medal) and from Queen’s University in 1980 (LLB/JD). Mr. Goldman was called to the Bar in Ontario in 1982. He is a member of the Executive of the Ontario Bar Association, Franchise Section, the Law Society of Upper Canada, the American Bar Association Forum on Franchising, and the Institute of Corporate Directors. Mr. Goldman is currently a Director of Select Sands Corp. (trading on TSX.V as symbol SNS) and Tribute Pharmaceuticals Inc. (trading on the TSX.V as symbol TRX), as well as being a member of its audit and compensation committees. He is also a former Director of Alegro Health Corp.

The Company also wants to clarify that it has a 50% interest in the Corona Property, Uruachic district of Chihuahua, Mexico, through a Joint Venture with Golden Goliath Resource.

Douglas Turnbull, P. Geo., a Qualified Professional as defined by National Instrument 43-101, has reviewed and approved the scientific and technical disclosure in this press release.

About Comstock Metals Ltd.

The Company’s flagship project is the QV Property, which covers 16,335 hectares (40,364 acres) within the White Gold district of the Yukon Territory, about 70 kilometres south of Dawson City.  To date, the Company has completed 3400 metres of drilling in 17 drill holes at the VG Zone and in July of 2014 announced an inferred mineral resource at the VG Zone of 4.4 million tonnes grading 1.65 g/t Au containing of 230,000 ounces of gold  at a 0.5 g/t Au cut-off (See July 8, 2014 News Release). The VG Deposit remains open in all directions and is situated proximal to other untested sub-parallel structures. The Stewart and Shadow zones peripheral to the VG zone provide additional blue-sky potential. The Company would like to remind investors that mineral resources are not mineral reserves and do not have demonstrated economic viability.

For more information about Comstock Metals Ltd., please go to or contact:

Rasool Mohammad, B.Sc. (Mining)
President  & CEO

Phone:  (604) 639-4533

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