Global law firm Clyde & Co has announced the hire of Isabel Burón as partner in its Madrid office and Healthcare group. Isabel is a leading healthcare lawyer with recognised experience in handling of complex medical malpractice claims and professional negligence matters. Her practice focuses predominantly on personal injury, with a significant emphasis on medical malpractice and professional indemnity. She represents insurers and healthcare professionals before the civil, criminal and administrative courts.
Also joining Clyde & Co are Katia Alvaro, with over 20 years’ experience in the field, Emilia de Leon, Javier Puig and Alberto Lezaun. Ignacio Figuerol, partner at Clyde & Co, comments: “We are very pleased to have Isabel on board. She’s a stand out name in the market and a leader in her field. She will allow us to offer healthcare expertise in Spain, where there is growing demand from our global insurance clients.”
Clyde & Co’s healthcare team advises on medical malpractice and product liability claims, judicial reviews and criminal prosecutions. In addition, it advises on a broad range of issues including inquests, mental capacity/best interest cases, treatment decisions, governance, complaints, data protection/information sharing, Freedom of Information requests and regulatory matters
Clyde & Co’s Madrid office is made up of over 30 lawyers. The team advises on a wide range of insurance issues as well as on professional, product and property liability.