Gretchen L. Petrucci

Of Counsel
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Offices Columbus
Phone 614.464.5407
Fax 614.719.4793

Practice Areas



Bar & Court Admissions

Judicial Clerkships

Gretchen is of counsel in the Vorys Columbus office, and a member of the Energy and Utilities group.

Gretchen has practiced in the fields of utility regulation and generation siting for more than 17 years. Her representative experience includes:

Gretchen is well versed in Ohio’s utility public policy and regulations, having been a hearing examiner and section chief at the PUCO and an administrative law judge at the OPSB for years. She was directly involved in numerous issues that moved Ohio’s electric, natural gas and telecommunications industries from monopoly to competitive paradigms, and prompted development of new generation facilities.

Gretchen is also well versed in the licensure and disciplinary processes of medical professionals regulated by the State Medical Board of Ohio. She was a hearing examiner for the State Medical Board of Ohio for six years, during which she evaluated qualifications for licensure, evaluated alleged regulatory violations, and recommended disciplinary outcomes.

She is a member of the Columbus Bar Association and the Ohio State Bar Association. 

Gretchen received her J.D. from Capital University Law School and her B.A. from Dickinson College.