Sondra R. Monroe | Settlement Services Group, Western Alliance Bank

Sondra R. Monroe, J.D.

Vice President

(619) 233-2253

[email protected]


Sondra R. Monroe is vice president for Western Alliance Bank’s Settlement Services Group.

Ms. Monroe has over two decades of strategic and client development experience in the financial services and legal industries, with over 15 years’ experience as a relationship manager focusing on escrow, investment and distribution services for class action and mass tort settlement funds.

Her extensive expertise includes collaboration with law firms practicing in antitrust, consumer fraud, securities, product liability, finance, and employment, and with government agencies and corporations.

Prior to joining Western Alliance Bank, Ms. Monroe was instrumental in the creation and launch of the new settlement fund escrow and claims administration businesses for two national banks. More recently, Monroe was director of class action services for two nationally recognized claims administrators, having worked on several notable cases.

Dedicated to volunteer work, Ms. Monroe has served as a United Way board member and co-chairman of the marketing/planning committee, and an ambassador for the Chamber of Commerce. Ms. Monroe was chosen as a member of Leaders for a New Century, Women on the Move, and Outstanding Women in Business. She is an advisory board member and corporate outreach task force for Women Owned Law, and is a Public Justice State Ambassador and on the membership committee for Public Justice.

Monroe received a Juris Doctor from Charlotte School of Law and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Southern Mississippi.

About Us

With more than $40 billion in assets, Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) is one of the country’s top-performing banking companies. The company is again #1 best-performing of the 50 largest public U.S. banks in the new S&P Global Market Intelligence listing for 2020 and ranks high on the Forbes “Best Banks in America” list year after year. Its primary subsidiary, Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, helps business clients realize their ambitions with teams of experienced bankers who deliver superior service and a full spectrum of customized loan, deposit and treasury management capabilities. Business clients also benefit from a powerful array of specialized financial services that provide strong expertise and tailored solutions for a wide variety of industries and sectors. Most recently, the bank added to these capabilities with the acquisition of AmeriHome Mortgage, a leading national business-to-business mortgage platform. Serving clients across the country wherever business happens, Western Alliance Bank operates individual, full-service banking brands and has offices in key markets nationwide.