William J. Stanton

William J. Stanton

Warwick, Rhode Island
(401) 737-9696
(401) 737-9119

Bill was born in Boston, Massachusetts. He graduated from Suffolk University, cum laude, with a B.A. degree and from Suffolk University Law School with a J.D. He was admitted to the Massachusetts bar in 1998 and is admitted to practice before the Federal District Court of Massachusetts in 1999 and the United States Supreme Court in 2001. He is a current member of the Massachusetts Bar Association, as well as various community organizations. Mr. Stanton focuses his practice on Estate and Guardianship Administration; Elder Law and Medicaid Planning; Family Law; Litigation and Appeals.

Areas of Practice

  • Estate and Guardianship Administration
  • Family Law
  • Litigation and Appeals
  • Elder Law-Medicaid Planning

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1998
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 1999
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2001


  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • Juris Doctorate
  • Suffolk University, Boston, Massachusetts
    • Graduate School of Management
  • Suffolk University, Boston, Massachusetts
    • Bachelor of Arts cum laude
    • Honors: Gold Key Society
    • Honors: Departmental Curricula Honors

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Massachusetts Bar Association, Member, 1998 - Present
  • Massachusetts Bar Association, Probate Law Section, Member, 1998 - Present
  • Suffolk University Law School Alumni Association
  • Suffolk University Alumni Association
  • Boston College High School Alumni Association