Joseph Scott St. John

Scott St. John is an associate in KSF’s Louisiana office, where his practice focuses on complex litigation. He has extensive experience with technology-related matters in the pharmaceutical, medical device, industrial process, consumer electronics, and web services spaces.

Mr. St. John has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of state and federal courts, and before the U.S. International Trade Commission. He has also managed administrative proceedings in the People’s Republic of China.

Before relocating to New Orleans, Mr. St. John practiced in the Washington, DC, offices of Covington & Burling LLP and Kirkland & Ellis LLP. He served as a law clerk to the Hon. Arthur J. Gajarsa, United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

Mr. St. John received his J.D., with honors, from George Washington University Law School in 2008.  He received his B.S. with Merit in Systems Engineering from the U.S. Naval Academy in 2003.

Mr. St. John is admitted to practice in Mississippi (2008), the District of Columbia (2009, inactive), and Louisiana (2015), as well as before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.  He was voted a SuperLawyers Rising Star for 2015.


Scott St. John
Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC
206 Covington Street
Madisonville, LA 70447
(504) 455-1400