Scott G. Ferriss

Legal Assistant: Marie Thomsen

Paralegal: Alexandra Santori


J.D., William Mitchell College of Law, 2015

B.A., Augsburg College, 2009

Bar Admissions

Minnesota, 2016

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Scott is presently involved with the defense of workers’ compensation claims, including settlements with intervenors, witness depositions, hearings, and motion practice.


Prior to joining Cousineau Waldhauser, & Kieselbach, Scott worked in E-discovery.  During law school, Scott was a legal extern at the Minnesota Department of Transportation Chief Counsel’s Office and at a large health insurance company in the government programs compliance department.  His externship work included legal research, drafting memoranda, and ensuring compliance with government audits.


In his previous career, Scott served as Legislative Assistant to a United States Congressman in Washington, DC covering legislative issues that included, transportation, education, environment, healthcare, and telecommunications.  After nearly five years of working for the Congressman, Scott and his then betrothed, Kristen, decided to go to law school.  He does not recommend planning a wedding during the first year of law school.


Scott is passionate about the game of golf, railroads, and The Beatles.  When he is not golfing, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two cats, Ringo and Eleanor Rigby.


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