Lisa D. Stern

Lisa D. Stern

Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

Lisa D. Stern is a family law attorney who represents couples in all areas of domestic relations such as pre-nuptial agreements, divorce and custody cases as well as post judgment proceedings.  She is often called upon to assist clients regarding equitable division of assets such as closely held businesses and large marital estates.

Lisa is at the forefront of the emerging issues confronting members of the LGBT community as they navigate the uncharted waters of marriage, second family adoption, divorce and child custody issues. Her advocacy on behalf of community members led her to be selected to be a member of the Fair Michigan Board.

Lisa is an assertive advocate on behalf of her clients. She works closely with local psychologists, mediators, drug and alcohol assessors, private investigators and other respected professionals in order to best represent her clients. Cognizant of the myriad financial and business issues that accompany the dissolution of marriage, Lisa counsels clients regarding decisions with respect to selling or keeping the marital home, division of retirement accounts and support matters.


Areas of Practice

  • Divorce
  • Family Law


  • Wayne State University Law School, Detroit, Michigan
    • J.D. - 1995
  • Michigan State University
    • B.A. - 1991

Honors and Awards

  • 2016 Super Lawyers
  • ''10 Best 2016'' in Client Satisfaction
  • dbusiness Top Lawyers 2014
  • Martindale Hubbard Peer Rated for Very High Legal Ability and Ethical Standards
  • Voted Best Divorce Attorney 2010 by Readers of Hour Detroit Magazine
  • Super Lawyer Honoree, 2018

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Oakland County Bar Family Law Committee, Member
  • Wayne County Bar Family Law Committee, Member
  • State Bar of Michigan, Family Law Section, Member
  • Fair Michigan, Board Member

Past Employment Positions

  • The Law Offices of Lisa D. Stern, PC, Principal, 1996-2000; 2010-2012
  • The Law Offices of Klisz, Spindler & Stern, PC, 2000 - 2010
  • Internship at Michigan Court of Appeals, Judge Corrigan, 1994
  • Internship at the Michigan Attorney General, 1993
10 Best 2016 Client Satisfaction American Institute of Family Law Attorneys TM