Gabriela A. Hidalgo, Esq., is an Associate Attorney at Reifkind, Thompson, & Rudzinski, LLP in the Personal Injury Pre-Litigation Department, representing victims of accidents throughout the State of Florida. Ms. Hidalgo also contributes to the Commercial Litigation Division, representing a variety of clients with contract disputes. She began her career at RTR during her second year of law school as a Law Clerk and joined the firm as Associate Attorney in 2018.
Ms. Hidalgo was born in Ecuador and came to the United States at a young age. Not knowing the language was difficult but she quickly adapted and surpassed everyone’s expectations. Ms. Hidalgo obtained her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice from Florida Atlantic University where she volunteered with the Department of Students with Disabilities. Thereafter, she attended St. Thomas University School of Law where she earned her Juris Doctorate, graduating Cum Laude (the top 10% of her class). While in law school, Ms. Hidalgo made the Dean’s List in four consecutive semesters and earned The Cali Book Award for Excellence in two classes: Legal Research and Writing/Appellate Advocacy.
In her spare time, Ms. Hidalgo enjoys baking, spending time with her family and friends, watching movies, and playing with her dogs.
Ms. Hidalgo is fluent in Spanish (verbal and written).