Shivani Honwad, Esquire
Shivani Honwad, Esq. specializes in start-up business and immigration law. A graduate of American University Washington College of Law, she has devoted her career to helping individuals obtain legal services and resources to help them seize opportunities to improve their lives.
Whether it’s pursuing an education they would not otherwise have access to, obtaining new job opportunities outside their home country, escaping abusive circumstances, or reuniting with family, Ms. Honwad blends her passion and expertise to help people achieve their dreams.
Ms. Honwad is a passionate advocate for the rights of women and children. While pursuing her Bachelors in Marketing and International Business at NYU Stern School of Business, Ms. Honwad experienced and witnessed firsthand the suffering and extreme devastation caused by the 2005 Mumbai floods. This life-altering experience led Ms. Honwad to complete her business degree with a focus on building sustainable business and community partnerships and then pursue a degree in law specializing in human rights and immigration.
Prior to founding her own firm, Ms. Honwad worked with prominent local and multi-national business and family-based immigration law firms, and also spent time as an associate at a law firm specializing in criminal defense and personal injury.
Ms. Honwad founded The Law Firm of Shivani Honwad, LLC in 2014. The Firm focuses primarily on immigration law, whereby a portion of the fees earned on each case goes towards pro bono cases where Ms. Honwad represents children fleeing violence, abuse and human trafficking and to that end she recently started her own film company to produce films about human right issues.