Gloria Torres Zavaleta
Gloria Torres Zavaleta is an associate in the Madrid office of Hogan Lovells, working on the insurance and reinsurance field, as well as in product liability and industrial safety matters. She focuses on insurance litigation, where she has relevant experience in the defense of insurance and reinsurance companies in a wide range of matters such as industrial risk claims, professional liability claims, D&O and coverage disputes, among others. In addition, she specializes in tort law related to product liability claims, with strong focus on life sciences and healthcare.
Furthermore, she has experience in regulatory issues concerning insurance companies as well as in legal counselling regarding interpretation of insurance contracts and their coverage.
Prior to join Hogan Lovells, Gloria was working on a major Spanish law firm and her practice was focused on resolving a broad range of disputes through litigation proceedings as well as banking and finance consultant. She also worked in an important firm in Argentina for two years, in the area of finance and banking.
Areas of Focus
Legal counsel and defence of renowned insurance and reinsurance companies before the Spanish Courts in professional liability cases.
Advising different manufacturers (pharma, medical devices, etc.) on product liability cases.
Legal counsel to renowned insurance and reinsurance companies regarding the interpretation and coverage of D&O policies.
Legal defense of renowned insurance and reinsurance companies in recovery actions regarding industry risks, engineering, manufacturing and distributing, etc.
Legal counsel and defense on a large number of claims regarding surety policies subscribed in the context of several real estate developments.
Advising several insurers on inspection processes carried out by the Spanish Insurance Authorities (DGSFP).