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William J. Stanton
  • Associate


Warwick, RI



(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
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Gold Key Society
    • Honors: Departmental Curricula Honors

Professional Associations and Memberships

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

Meet the Team

Partner Paul J. Votta Jr’s focus is on family law (including divorce), business and tax law.
Learn more about Mr. Votta’s credentials here.

Managing Partner Mark A. Sjoberg has earned a reputation in the field of estate law that few others can match. Learn more about Mr. Sjoberg’s experience now.

William J. Stanton focuses his practice on Estate and Guardianship Administration, Elder Law, Medicaid Planning, Family Law, and Litigation and Appeals.

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