Vice President, Corporate Counsel at Prudential Financial Inc.
Uchente Emuleomo is a Vice President, Corporate Counsel in Prudential’s Employment and Labor Law Department. In this position, she provides employment law counsel and advice to Human Resources and business leaders regarding all aspects of the employment relationship, including recruiting, performance management, discipline, termination and corporate restructuring.
She also leads the immigration and foreign national process for the Company and is consulted on all business visas and work permits for employees traveling and working internationally. She currently supports several diverse businesses and corporate groups: Individual Life and Prudential Advisors, Global Business and Technology Solutions, Retirement, and International Insurance.
Uchente conducts employment law training to HR and the businesses and is a frequent panelist on employment law issues, ethics and risk mitigation. She also works closely with Prudential’s Corporate Mergers and Acquisitions group as a strategic employment law advisor on many of Prudential’s recent domestic and international acquisitions and divestitures.
Uchente joined Prudential in August, 1998. She graduated from Temple University School of Law in 1993, and previously worked for 5 years as an Associate Attorney in the New York City office of the national employment law firm of Jackson Lewis, LLP. She is a member of the State Bars of New York and New Jersey, and is an active member of several legal organizations, including Corporate Counsel Women of Color (CCWC), the National Association of Women Lawyers (NAWL) and National Employment Law Council (NELC).