Samantha Wellington was appointed as Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary of TriNet in November 2018. She leads a team of legal and compliance experts who serve TriNet in commercial, strategic and immigration matters, as well as with employee benefits compliance and administration. She is a trusted thought leader in the areas of diversity & inclusion, workplace benefits, gender gap mitigation and the shared economy.
Samantha joined TriNet in 2016 as Vice President and Associate General Counsel. Prior to joining TriNet she was at Oracle Corporation where she was managing counsel for Oracle’s Corporate, Securities & Acquisitions Legal Team. She also served Oracle’s interests on the board of directors of Oracle’s publicly held subsidiaries in India and Japan. At Oracle, she held several roles, managing commercial matters for key accounts in Asia Pacific and Japan, global integration and restructuring, and expansion into new and emerging markets.
She holds bachelor’s degrees in creative arts and laws from Wollongong University, as well as a master of laws in communication and technology law from the University of New South Wales. Samantha is admitted to practice law in both California and New South Wales, Australia.