Firm Overview

Staten Island Real Estate, Elder Law and Estate Planning Law Firm

Addressing your legal needs with personalized care in New York and New Jersey

William J. Newstad, Esq., Attorney and Counselor at Law is a full-service law firm for clients who don’t regularly engage with attorneys. Our mission is to ensure that middle-class residents of New York and New Jersey receive every advantage of excellent counsel before making critical decisions for their personal lives and their businesses, without paying the high rates that some lawyers charge. We concentrate our practice in the following areas:

  • Business law
    • Entity formation
  • Estate planning
    • Asset protection
    • Probate and estate administration
    • Special needs planning
    • Powers of attorney
    • Living wills and advance healthcare directives
    • Trusts
    • Wills and probate
    • Estate litigation and contested wills
  • Real estate
    • Residential real estate
    • Commercial real estate
    • Commercial leases
    • Bank attorney and settlement agent
  • Elder law
    • Long-term care planning
    • Medicaid eligibility and planning
    • Nursing homes and assisted-living facilities
    • Guardianships

Personalized service from an attorney who identifies with you

At William J. Newstad, Esq., Attorney and Counselor at Law, we are regular people with everyday concerns just like you. Because we run our own private practice, we understand your concerns for your small business. From entity formation to expansion, our business law practice helps you get started and manage growth. We’re engaged with our community as volunteers, because we feel we’re a part of the fabric of that community. That’s why, when you come to our office with personal concerns around estate planning or elder care, you get a sympathetic ear and our undivided attention. If you’re searching for the perfect home for your family or location for your business, our real estate law services support you every step of the way. Whatever your reason for consulting us, we take the time in our face-to-face meetings to educate you fully on your legal options, so you can make the most informed decision possible.

Get personal attention from a Staten Island real estate, estate planning and elder law attorney

William J. Newstad, Esq., Attorney and Counselor at Law maintains regular business hours in Great Kills Town, near the Great Kills train station. We’re open Monday through Friday, 9 am to 5 pm; Evening appointments available on Wednesdays. To schedule a consultation, call us at 718.815.5800 or contact our Staten Island office online.  We also maintain a satellite office in Downtown Staten Island/St. George across from the Staten Island Ferry Terminal by appointment only.  If you would prefer to meet at our satellite office please mention this when you contact our office.

office location

William J. Newstad, Attorney at Law
3884 Amboy Road
Staten Island, New York 10308
718.815.5800 Phone
888.419.1547 Fax
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William J. Newstad, Attorney at Law is located in Staten Island, NY and serves clients in and around Staten Island, Breezy Point, Brooklyn, New York, Jamaica, Rockaway Park, Ridgewood, Maspeth, Long Island City, Howard Beach, Middle Village, Sunnyside, Woodhaven, Ozone Park, Woodside, Arverne, Elmhurst, Rego Park, Astoria, South Ozone Park, South Richmond Hill, Richmond Hill, Jackson Heights, Kew Gardens, Forest Hills, Corona, East Elmhurst, Inwood, Springfield Gardens, Bronx, Bronx County, Kings County, Nassau County, New York County, Orange County, Queens County, Richmond County, Rockland County, Suffolk County and Westchester County.