Professor of Law, Legal Practice
Sonya G. Bonneau
B.A., Cornell; J.D., University of California Berkeley
Areas of Expertise:
Professor Bonneau was an attorney at Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP, in its Manhattan office, and subsequently a partner at Hancock & Estabrook, LLP. Her practice areas included appellate practice and procedure, commercial litigation, employment discrimination, and antitrust law. Professor Bonneau was a law clerk for Hon. Norman A. Mordue at the United States District Court of the Northern District of New York. Before coming to Georgetown, Professor Bonneau was a legal writing professor at the Syracuse University College of Law.
Sonya G. Bonneau & Susan A. McMahon, Legal Writing in Context (Durham, N.C.: Carolina Academic Press 2017). [BOOK]
Contributions to Law Reviews and Other Scholarly Journals
U.S. Supreme Court Briefs
Motion for Leave to File and Brief for Amici Curiae Art Scholars and Historians in Support of Petitioner, Knox v. Pennsylvania, No. 18-949 (U.S. Mar. 6, 2019).[WWW]
In The News
""Charging Bull" artist says "Fearless Girl" violated his rights," coverage in USA Today, April 12, 2017, quoting Professor Sonya Bonneau.