Steven Yang, J.D.

General Counsel

Mr. Yang is Vice President and General Counsel of NantKwest and leads the company’s legal department. He is responsible for a broad range of legal areas for the company, including general corporate matters, mergers and acquisitions, SEC reporting, commercial transactions and litigation. Prior to joining NantKwest in 2018, Mr. Yang served as Assistant General Counsel of its parent company, NantWorks. While at NantWorks, he counseled NantWorks portfolio companies on corporate transactions, including the IPO of NantHealth. Prior to NantWorks, Mr. Yang was a corporate associate at various law firms including Sullivan & Cromwell’s New York, Tokyo and Los Angeles offices. Mr. Yang earned his J.D. from U.C. Berkeley School of Law and his B.A. in Economics and East Asian Studies from Brown University.