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Galina Gonzales

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Office: 916.318.8000

428 J St 4th Floor
Sacramento, California 95814

Galina Gonzales is a paralegal and office manager with the firm. Galina was born and raised in Moldova and moved to the United States in 2011. She speaks three languages.

Mrs. Gonzales graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Legal Studies from the International University of Moldova in 2011. While there, she worked at the Superior Court and Appellate Court where she gained important legal skills. In May 2022, Mrs. Gonzales obtained her ABA approved Paralegal Certificate from American River College.

Mrs. Gonzales prepares and processes legal documents such as motions, complaints, summons, subpoenas, discovery, and schedules depositions. She assists with trial preparation and organization and files documents with courts throughout California. Her most enjoyable part of her job is learning about the clients’ matters, and ensuring that everything is done timely and accurately.

Mrs. Gonzales came to the United States on a summer work and travel program in 2011, where she eventually met her future husband. She has two children.


Bachelor’s degree in Legal Studies from the International University of Moldova, 2011

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