Professional Background and Experience of Edward Honnold, JD, LICSW

Edward Honnold is an experienced career consultant, psychotherapist and lawyer specializing in personal consultations with lawyers in Washington, D.C.

Lawyer Career Consulting DC is the private consulting practice of Edward Honnold, JD, LICSW, a lawyer, consultant and psychotherapist in Washington, D.C., with over 30 years of professional experience.  A graduate of the Yale Law School (’78), Ed Honnold practiced law in Washington, D.C. for 14 years.  He clerked on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit; litigated commercial and international claims with a major Washington, D.C. law firm; served as Legislative Director for a Member of Congress; and specialized in international affairs as Attorney-Advisor for the U.S. Agency for International Development.  Ed is a member of the District of Columbia Bar.

Ed Honnold pursued a career change in 1992 with a Masters in Social Work (MSW) degree, and he is currently a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) in private practice in Washington, D.C., as well as a lawyer.  With dual degrees and licensure in law as well as clinical social work, Ed Honnold has been in private practice for the past 18 years as a career consultant and psychotherapist specializing in professional transition and personal life issues of lawyers.  Ed has a long-established consulting practice, with an office near the White House in downtown Washington, D.C.