Bill G
New York, NY
T: 646.388.6450
F: 212.509.3422
Practice Areas

Commercial Motor Vehicle Defense

Employment Litigation Defense

Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation Defense

Personal Injury Defense

Product Liability and Toxic Tort Defense

Professional Liability Defense

William A. Goldstein, Of Counsel

William has extensive first chair trial and litigation experience. He has defended serious personal injury cases for thirty years in the State and Federal Courts in New York and New Jersey.

William’s vast experience with medical issues enables him to analyze medical records and injury claims for the benefit of his clients. Clients have included medical professionals, hospitals, medical device manufacturers, pharmaceutical companies, product manufacturers, insurance companies, premises owners, contractors, all types of business owners and professionals.

William has also represented executors and beneficiaries in litigated estate and undue influence cases. His courtroom sense and skills result in the ability to clearly and persuasively advocate his client’s case.

Work Experience

Of Counsel, Morgan Melhuish Abrutyn, 2016-Present

Partner, Costello, Shea & Gaffney, LLP, 1986-2016

Associate, Costello & Shea, 1980-1986

Bar Admissions

New Jersey

New York

US District Court for the District of New Jersey

US District Court for the Eastern District of New York

US District Court for the Southern District of New York

US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit


JD, Brooklyn Law School, 1979

BA, Fordham University, 1976

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