Lise Spresser

Lise Spresser focuses her entire practice on all aspects of family law, representing clients seeking divorce, change of domicile, child and spousal support modifications, changes to child custody and parenting time arrangements. Her goal is to educate, support and passionately advocate for her clients so as to help them navigate through the difficult legal process and ultimately achieve their goals.

Lise is a member of the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan, and she practices predominantly in the counties of Oakland, Macomb, Wayne and Lapeer.

Lise has been recognized as a Top Lawyer in the field of Family Law by dbusiness and was ranked one of the Top 10 Family Law Attorneys Under 40 in Michigan by the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys. She has also received awards from Lawyers of Distinction, Leading Lawyers and The Best Lawyers in America.

Lise recognizes the importance of continuing education in this ever-evolving area of law. She guest lectures for the Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE) and she attends a multitude of advanced level training seminars to stay on the cutting edge in her field.

She served as a member of the Oakland County Citizens Advisory Committee and she gives back to the community as a Fellow of the Oakland County Bar Association. She has also handled a number of pro bono matters for low-income clients through the Oakland Family Law Assistance Program.

Lise graduated from the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada, where she received top accolades in the Legal Studies Program. Lise earned her Juris Doctorate from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law and she continues to support her alma mater by appearing as a guest speaker and volunteering as a judge for student moot court competitions. In her spare time, Lise enjoys traveling with her husband and spending time with their son and two dogs.


“Every person strives to find some measure of security and contentment in their lives. Those engaged in divorce, custody battles, or financial disputes often feel uneasy about what lies ahead for them. I have focused my entire legal career on the practice of family law because I understand the tremendous responsibility of handling these important legal issues. My job is to educate, support and passionately advocate for my clients, so as to help them navigate through this difficult legal process and ultimately achieve their goals. ”


2265 Livernois Road, Suite 350, Troy, MI 48083

(248) 643-6002

Fax: (248) 643-4320

McGinnis Chiappelli Spresser P.C., is based in Troy, Michigan. We represent clients throughout Southeast Michigan, including within Oakland County MI, Macomb County MI, Wayne County MI, Livingston County MI, Lapeer County MI and in the cities of Auburn Hills, Berkley, Birmingham, Bloomfield, Bloomfield Hills, Canton, Detroit, Farmington Hills, Ferndale, Grosse Pointe, Hazel Park, Huntington Woods, Livonia, Madison Heights, Northville, Novi, Oak Park, Plymouth, Pontiac, Redford, Royal Oak, Rochester Hills, Southfield, South Lyon, Troy and West Bloomfield.

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