News Release

Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation Announces New General Counsel
 

HOUSTON, Sept 01, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --

Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE: COG) today announced that G. Kevin Cunningham has been appointed to the position of General Counsel of the Company effective today. Cunningham joined the Company as Associate General Counsel in November 2009.

Cunningham, age 56, is a University of Texas Law School graduate and has worked at Fortune 500 E&P companies in both legal and business positions since 1982. His experience includes all phases of oil and gas project generation, development and operation in the U.S. and internationally. "We are pleased to have an attorney with Kevin's broad experience join our senior management team," said Dan O. Dinges, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President.

Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation, headquartered in Houston, Texas is a leading independent natural gas producer with its entire resource base located in the continental United States. For additional information, visit the Company's Internet homepage at www.cabotog.com.

The statements regarding future financial performance and results and the other statements which are not historical facts contained in this release are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties, including, but not limited to, market factors, the market price (including regional basis differentials) of natural gas and oil, results of future drilling and marketing activity, future production and costs, and other factors detailed in the Company's Securities and Exchange Commission filings.

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