Company History

GALLINA LLP was founded in 1972 by Sam J. Gallina. The Sacramento-based Firm has grown to over 300 team members with ten offices throughout the Western United States in California, Nevada, Utah, and Washington.



  • Sam Gallina starts a new public accounting firm with involvement from Ed Traille.
  • Firm focuses on construction, real estate and related entities with other markets in mind for growth opportunities.


  • Ed Traille takes GALLINA regional, opening its first Bay Area office in Oakland, California.
  • Firm moves Sacramento, California office from American River Drive to 8001 Folsom Boulevard.


  • S.J. Gallina & Co. becomes a Limited Liability Partnership changing name to S.J. Gallina & Co., LLP.

2000s & Now

  • GALLINA merges with Dunnigan & Company, Bartig, Basler, & Ray, CPA’s, Burnett + Company LLP, Zanoni & Co., and Merrill Carlson expanding service areas and geographical presence.
  • S.J. Gallina & Co. officially changes name to GALLINA LLP in 2006.
  • Firm moves Sacramento, California office from 8001 Folsom Boulevard to 2870 Gold Tailings Court in neighboring city, Rancho Cordova.
  • Recognized locally and regionally for awards as an exemplary employer.
  • Ed Traille presented with “Service and Supply Award” by heavy engineering association, The Beavers, marking the second CPA to ever receive this distinguished award. The only other CPA recipient is John Callan, Partner at GALLINA LLP.
  • GALLINA acquires Tueffers, Guckian & Gamon, PLLC in Seattle, WA and Mellon Johnson Reardon, LLP in Ontario, CA.   
  • National recognition as Top 100 Firm by Accounting Today published in 2014.
  • GALLINA welcomes new Firm, Leverich Group, expanding the Firm's geographical presence  into Utah.