Freddy A. Jimenez, Esq.

Mr. Jimenez is Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Celldex. Mr. Jimenez joined Celldex in 2016 as Vice President, Law and Compliance, serving as the Company’s chief counsel and compliance officer as well as providing executive leadership of information technology. Prior to joining Celldex, Mr. Jimenez spent 23 years at Johnson & Johnson (J&J) in various roles, including head of the pharmaceutical regulatory legal group for J&J where he coordinated legal strategy, deployment, and provided advice and counsel regarding regulatory, compliance, and fraud and abuse matters. Mr. Jimenez also worked in the Food & Drug Practice at the Washington DC-based law firm of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP. He is Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors for the Food and Drug Law Institute and has authored numerous publications focused on regulatory law and compliance. Mr. Jimenez received his JD from the Rutgers School of Law – Newark and completed his undergraduate work at Brandeis University with a B.A. in Biology and Certificate in the Legal Studies Program.