As Associate General Counsel, Gabriel Jimenez re-joined Driftwood in 2024 to assist with overseeing the structuring and implementation of investment funds for various hotel assets throughout the United States. In addition to serving as transactional and corporate counsel to Driftwood, Mr. Jimenez assists Driftwood with its registered investment advisor compliance obligations. He previously worked in private practice representing clients in cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions, private debt and equity offerings, joint venture transactions, public company reporting, and other corporate matters. He holds a BA, summa cum laude, from the University of Miami and a JD from New York University, and is also licensed to practice law in the State of Florida.
Originally from Caracas, Venezuela, Gabriel is fluent in English and Spanish. When not working in the office, you can find Gabriel diving, sport shooting and enjoying racquet sports.