Lynden & Company was established in 1980 and is a Certified Public Accounting and Real Estate Broker firm licensed in California.

Providing services to businesses and individuals. With a focus on services to petroleum related businesses, including but not limited to financial and leasing services, business and real estate acquisition and selling and accounting and payroll services.

Services are provided to clients located in Alameda • Alamo • Albany • American Canyon • Anaheim • Antioch • Applegate • Arbuckle • Artesia • Auburn • Bakersfield • Baypoint • Belmont • Ben Lomond • Benicia • Berkeley • Bonita • Boonville • Brentwood • Buellton • Burlingame • Campbell • Capitola • Carmichael • Castro Valley • Ceres • Chowchilla • Chula Vista • Citrus Heights • Clearlake • Concord • Crockett • Daly City • Danville • Davis • Dixon • Dublin • El Cerrito • El Dorado Hills • El Macero • El Sobrante • Elk Grove • Emeryville • Escalon • Eureka • Fair Oaks • Fairfield • Folsom • Fort Bragg • Fortuna • Fremont • Galt • Garberville • Glen Ellen • Gold River • Granite Bay • Greenbrae • Hayward • Healdsburg • Hercules • Hillsborough • Huntington Beach • Irvine • Isleton • Kensington • Kenwood • Kings Beach • Lafayette • Lakehead • Larkspur • Lockeford • Los Alamitos • Los Altos • Los Angeles • Manhattan Beach • Manteca • Martinez • Meadow Vista • Menifee • Middleton • Mill Valley • Milpitas • Modesto • Monterey • Moraga • Mountain Ranch • Mountain View • Napa • North Hollywood • Novato • Oakland • Oakley • Orinda • Oroville • Pacific Grove • Pacifica • Palo Alto • Paradise • Penn Valley • Petaluma • Piedmont • Pinole • Pittsburg • Placerville • Pleasant Hill • Pleasanton • Point Reyes • Point Richmond • Porterville • Rancho Cordova • Redding • Redondo Beach • Redwood City • Richmond • Rocklin • Rodeo • Rohnert Park • Roseville • Sacramento • Salinas • San Anselmo • San Diego • San Francisco • San Jose • San Leandro • San Mateo • San Pablo • San Rafael • San Ramon • Santa Clara • Santa Rosa • Sebastopol • Sonoma • South Lake Tahoe • St Helena • Stockton • Stonyford • Suisun City • Sunnyvale • Tracy • Union City • Vacaville • Vallecito • Vallejo • Walnut Creek • Watsonville • Whittier • Willits • Winters • Woodland • Yountville


Byron T. Lynden, Staff Accountant
Byron began working part-time with us in 2005 and became full-time in September 2009. He graduated from UC Irvine in 2009 receiving a bachelors of arts degree in Economics with a minor in management. Byron processes payroll, provides QuickBooks accounting services and processes and prepares income tax returns for our clients.

Su Li, Staff Accountant
Su Li began working with us in March of 2000. She graduated from Guangxi University in China in 1984 majoring in English and received her master degree from Michigan State University in 1989 majoring in teaching English to the speakers of other languages. She is fluent in both Mandarin and Cantonese. Although she had limited accounting experience when she started working with us, she was able to quickly grasp and master the skills necessary to provide first class service to our clients. Su Li processes payroll and provides QuickBooks accounting services to our clients.

C.J. Lynden, Principal, Real Estate Agent
C.J. Lynden is co-founder of Lynden & Company, recognized as an expert in financing for the petroleum industry. CJ's background includes a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Administration emphasis in finance from California State University, Fullerton and eight years as a commercial loan officer; five with Bank of America in their Commercial Banking Division and three with Lloyds Bank as Vice President in Corporate Banking. As a commercial loan officer Ms. Lynden managed loan portfolios of up to twenty million dollars and excelled in developing new business. Her experience has given her exposure to a wide variety of large and small firms in an array of industries. CJ has provided seminars for the members of the California Service Station and Automobile Repair Association, Pacific Oil Conference and a number of independent banks and credit unions.

Thomas E. Lynden, Certified Public Accountant, Real Estate Broker
Co-founder of the firm. Graduated from Cal State Fullerton in 1977 with a Bachelors degree in accounting. He commenced his accounting career as an intern with the California State Board of Equalization in 1976, and upon graduation began employment with Coopers & Lybrand (now known as Price Waterhouse Coopers) on the audit staff within Los Angeles as an. Received C.P.A. certificate in 1979. Our practice was originally started in Sacramento in 1980, and relocated to El Sobrante in 1989. We have been at our current location since 1994. In addition to being a C.P.A. and Real Estate Broker, he is also a QuickBooks pro advisor and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the California Society of accountants and the California State Board of Realtors.