Elizabeth Pitman Gretter
Elizabeth Pitman Gretter, Of Counsel, joined Children’s Rights in 2011. Together with teams from Children’s Rights, the National Center for Youth Law, and others, she has served as counsel on numerous cases advocating for the rights of children in foster care, including those related to the oversight of psychotropic medication and the denial of mental health services. Earlier she practiced at Bingham McCutchen in New York, where she focused on federal regulatory investigations, and also represented clients pro bono through the Firm’s Say Yes to Education program. Prior to practicing, Ms. Gretter served as a legal intern with Lawyers for Children and the Hon. Kimba M. Wood in the Southern District of New York.
Ms. Gretter received her B.F.A. from Miami University, cum laude, in 2002 and her J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 2009, where she was a notes editor for the Journal of International and Comparative Law and recipient of the University of Michigan Bergstrom Child Welfare Law Fellowship.