Ida Abbott
Ida O. Abbott

Ida O. Abbott, President of Ida Abbott Consulting, promotes and supports career development and advancement from the beginning of a lawyer’s career through retirement. Her new book, “Retirement by Design” (Ulysses Press 2020) applies design principles for creative retirement planning. Ida has long been a leader in the field of talent management, particularly mentoring, leadership, and sponsorship, and she is an elected Fellow of both the American Bar Foundation and the College of Law Practice Management. She is also the author of “The Lawyer’s Guide to Mentoring, 2nd Edition” and “Sponsoring Women: What Men Need to Know.” To learn more about Ida, see and follow her @IdaOAbbott.

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