Sara Schroter RossGeneral Counsel at Meritus Trust Company Limited
Sara Schroter Ross, LL.B, Dip IOD
Meritus Trust Company Limited
Sara Schroter Ross, is General Counsel for Meritus Trust Company Limited (Meritus) a licensed Bermuda trust company which is regulated by the Bermuda Monetary Authority.
Prior to joining Meritus, Sara was General Counsel and a member of the Executive Team for Bermuda Commercial Bank from January 2011 to March 2017, Prior to joining the Bank, Sara spent 3 years as in-house counsel with AXA UK plc.
She has a wide range of legal experience in the banking, regulatory, corporate governance, commercial, corporate and litigation areas.
Sara is Bermudian/British and holds a Bachelor of Law from the University of Exeter and a Diploma in Legal Practice from the College of Law in London. Upon graduation, she trained with Barlow Lyde and Gilbert in London, was admitted as a solicitor in the UK in 2006 and called to the Bermuda Bar in 2005.
She is a member of the Bermuda Bar Association and the Institute of Directors, and sits on a number of Boards and committees including the BHS Board of Trustees, the IOD Executive Committee, the Bermuda Banker’s Association Legal Sub-Committee, and the Bermuda Business Development Agency Legal Committee.