Scott K. Johnson

Scott K. Johnson

Senior Counsel
Media, Pennsylvania

Scott Johnson joined SFMS in 2010. Scott's practice focuses on trusts and estates, wills and probate, revocable living trusts, irrevocable trusts, gift and estate tax planning, limited liability companies, family limited partnerships, and asset protection planning. He works closely with financial professionals, including investment advisers, insurance planners, trust officers and accountants, servicing the estate planning needs of clients. Scott works with his clients to find innovative solutions to reduce their estate and gift tax liability, while taking into consideration the clients' personal wishes, family needs and philanthropic goals

In addition to handling estate planning matters, Scott has extensive experience in the field of complex civil litigation. His litigation practice focuses on consumer fraud, antitrust, and employment class actions. He has also managed mass tort litigation consisting of pharmaceutical product liability matters before Pennsylvania and federal courts. Scott has established a successful record in state and federal motion practice, winning many disputes concerning discovery and substantive motions, including motions to dismiss, summary judgment, and class certification.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2010

Areas of Practice

  • Trusts and Estates
  • Wills and Probate
  • Revocable Living Trusts
  • Irrevocable Trusts
  • Gift and Estate Tax Planning
  • Limited Liability Companies
  • Family Limited Partnerships
  • Asset Protection Planning
  • Estate Planning

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • California