General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Timothy D. Yang joined Newfield and was named General Counsel and Corporate Secretary in July 2015. Prior to Newfield, Yang was Senior Vice President – Land and Legal, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Secretary for Sabine Oil & Gas Corporation. He has a 12-year history in the exploration and production sector. Prior to Sabine, Yang was Associate General Counsel & Assistant Corporate Secretary for Eagle Rock Energy Partners, L.P. and Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Corporate Secretary for AEI Energy. He also served as Senior Corporate Counsel and Assistant Corporate Secretary for Pogo Producing Company. Yang began his career with Invesco Ltd. as an attorney. He holds a JD from the University of Houston Law Center and graduated from Trinity University. He is a member of both the Texas and Kansas Bar.