Executive Vice President and Chief Legal & Administrative Officer
Lyndon Taylor, 61, was elected to the position of executive vice president and chief legal & administrative officer in September 2019. Taylor is responsible for Devon’s legal function, as well as public and government affairs, corporate services, facilities and community relations. He most recently served as executive vice president and general counsel since 2007. Taylor joined Devon in 2005 as deputy general counsel. Prior to joining Devon, Taylor was with Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP for 20 years and served as managing partner of the firm's Houston office from 1993 to 2005. He is admitted to practice law in Oklahoma and Texas. Taylor received his bachelor's degree in industrial engineering from Oklahoma State University and his law degree from the University of Oklahoma.