Ms. Gretchko concentrates her practice in creditors' rights and commercial litigation.

She has represented nearly every constituency in bankruptcy courts around the country, including secured creditors, unsecured creditors' committees, landlords, licensors of intellectual property, customers, suppliers, business debtors and trustees, and has litigated many of the issues that arise in the context of bankruptcy law. Ms. Gretchko has written and lectured extensively for various organizations on various bankruptcy and creditors' rights issues. She also has experience in real estate litigation.
She received a B.A., with honors, from the University of Michigan in 1976 and was a member of the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. She received her J.D., cum laude, from the University of Detroit, where she was awarded the National Order of the Barrister and elected to the Justice Frank Murphy Honor Society. In addition, Ms. Gretchko was an associate editor of the University of Detroit's Journal of Urban Law. From 2001-2003, she taught Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights as an adjunct professor at Wayne State University Law School.
Ms. Gretchko is the Vice President-Publications of the American Bankruptcy Institute, a member of its Executive Committee and Board of Directors, and Chair of its Publications Committee. She is a former Executive Editor of its monthly publication, The American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, and a former co-chair of its Unsecured Trade Creditors Committee (2014 Committee Person of the Year). She was formerly a member of the Business Law Advisory Board for the Institute of Continuing Legal Education, a council member and secretary of the Real Property Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan, a co-chair of the Oakland County Bar Association Federal Courts and Bankruptcy Committee, and a member of the Advisory Committee of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.
Ms. Gretchko has been designated a Michigan Super Lawyer every year since 2006 (Top 100 Michigan Lawyers – 2012-2014; Top 50 Michigan Women Lawyers–2008-2014 & 2018; and Top 25 Michigan Women Business Lawyers–2013 & 2014), and has been recognized in “The Best Lawyers in America” every year since 2012. In 2011, Michigan Lawyers Weekly recognized her as a Women in the Law honoree.

Lisa S. Gretchko

450 West Fourth Street
Royal Oak, MI 48067-2557
Office: (248) 723-0396
Fax: (248) 645-1568