Bonnie S. Sherr

Bonnie S. Sherr

Bodman PLC

Recognized since 2018

Detroit, Michigan

Practice Areas

Banking and Finance Law

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Bonnie Sherr represents financial institutions in lending transactions, including the structuring, negotiation, and documentation of commercial and real estate facilities.

She has particular expertise in asset-based loan originations, including loans secured by aircraft, acquisition financing, construction and land development loans, end mortgage loans, and multi-currency, multi-rate loans. She also advises financial institutions on lender liability issues.

Ms. Sherr has significant experience in transactions involving commercial, corporate and private aircraft and businesses involved in the aviation industry. For example, she represented the agent bank in a syndicated credit facility to a firm that buys, sells, and leases aircraft and aircraft engines. She also structured major credit facilities for a commercial airline and a major cargo carrier on behalf of the lending institution and has represented lenders in numerous transactions involving the acquisition of private and corporate aircraft.

Ms. Sherr is listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2019 under Banking and Finance. She received the Distinguished Service Award from the Barristers of the Detroit Bar Association in 2000. In law school, Ms. Sherr served as note and comment editor of the Wayne Law Review.


  • Ford Field, Sixth Floor
    1901 Saint Antoine Street
    Detroit, MI 48226


  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, B.A.
  • Wayne State University , J.D.

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, State Bar of Michigan

Bodman PLC
Headquarters: Detroit, Michigan

70 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

27 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America awards

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Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

  • Banking and Finance Law

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