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John S. Scarborough

Founder Emeritus


Before retiring from Bingham, Osborn & Scarborough in 2007, John worked in the securities and investment field for over 25 years, following a business career with Raychem and Berkeley Bio-Engineering corporations. Though John formally retired from the firm in 2007, he remains an active promoter of the firm’s accomplishments, and occasionally serves as a consultant on various financial planning and investment topics.

John resides in Belvedere.


  • B.S. in Engineering, Stanford University
  • MBA, Stanford University


  • While a practitioner, John was a Certified Financial Planner™
  • Member of the Advisory Council to McLaren Business School at the University of San Francisco
  • Member of the Council of Partners at the Marin Community Foundation
  • President of the Board of Directors of the Belvedere-Tiburon Library Foundation
  • Honorary Board Members and former Chairman of the Board of 10,000 Degrees (formerly Marin Education Fund)
  • Past Treasurer and Commodore of the San Francisco Yacht Club
  • Past Chairman of the Board of the Marin Education Fund
  • Named one of the top 100 financial planners in the country by Mutual Funds magazine in 2001

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