Claiborne is a licensed real estate broker in both New Mexico and Texas, and has been in the real estate business since 2001. He joined RJL in 2005, and is partner of the firm. Claiborne primarily focuses on retail and office leasing, tenant representation, and the investment sales. He represents many national retail clients including Circle K, Whataburger, Panda Express, Dunkin Doughnuts, Taco Bell and others.
In additional to real estate, Claiborne is on the board of Citizens Bank of Las Cruces, and also finds time to volunteer in various capacities having served on the boards of the Salvation Army, St. Clements School, Rotary Club of El Paso, and vestry of St. Clements Church. Prior to his career in real estate, Claiborne was a licensed CPA and practiced in public accounting, and also owned restaurants. He holds BA in Economics from the University of Texas, at Austin. Claiborne is married to Cynthia (26 years), and they have two daughters Casey and Abby.