Welcome to Ida Abbott Consulting
where we focus on mentoring and sponsorship to help employers develop and retain legal talent, help individuals accelerate their careers, and help partners and law firms plan for leadership and retirement transitions.
Retirement By Design named one of The Wall Street Journal’s
“Best Books About Aging and Retirement of 2020”
Consulting, personal mentoring and coaching, sponsorship promotion, training and speaking
Focus on Mentoring
Building relationships that support professional development, career success, diversity, leadership and retirement
Helping organizations and individuals prepare for retirement of senior talent
Find out how harnessing the powerful business principles of design thinking can make retirement your best chapter in life. Read More
Listen to the NAWL Book Club discussion about The Lawyer’s Guide to Mentoring.
Ida is an avid and passionate writer and spokesperson on leadership, talent development and retention in the legal profession. Ida's guidance, mentorship and friendship over the years have been invaluable to me in both my professional and personal life. Ida comes highly recommended.
-- Julie Schaffner, General Counsel for a multinational company in Hong Kong