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Hannah de Bustos



M. (+34) 680 440 963
T. (+34) 917 430 950
e.  hbl@avantelegal.com
in. Hannah de Bustos

Madrid office

Law Degree
Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, 2010

Master’s Degree in Insurance Law
UNED, Madrid, 2019

Hannah de Bustos is an associate at Avante since January 2016.

Prior to joining Avante, Hannah was a senior associate at Uría Menéndez (Madrid office).

She has advised and acted for parties in court, as well as arbitration proceedings on commercial matters, contractual disputes or tort claim, with special dedication to Maritime Law, Transport and Insurance. Her clients include a broad range of national and international clients (including, P&I Clubs or other insurers, shipowners, carriers, etc.).

Hannah has recently been ranked as Rising Star in Shipping by The Legal 500 (Spain, 2020 edition).


  • El contrato de pasaje: Los contratos sobre el buque en Derecho español. Análisis práctico. Editorial Dykinson (2018). Co-authors Julio López Quiroga and Antonio Quirós.
  • The Supreme Court judgment on the Prestige Casualty: Expert Guide: Shipping & Maritime 2016 (Corporate LiveWire). Co-author Julio López Quiroga.
  • La nueva Ley de Navegación Marítima: Actualidad Jurídica Uría Menéndez, núm. 38 (2014). Co-authors Julio López Quiroga and Tomás Fernández-Quirós Tuñón.

  • Madrid Chamber of Commerce: she participates regularly in conferences and seminars on matters related to shipping and transport.

  • Universidad de Navarra: she lectures on litigation in the Master’s Degree in Business Law and Access to the Bar Association (MUDE + MAAB) at the Universidad de Navarra.
  • Universidad Carlos III de Madrid: she lectures on ship arrest under Spanish Shipping Law in the Law Degree.


Best Lawyers Spain (Arbitration)

Hannah de Bustos. Recommended lawyer


The Legal 500 Spain (Shipping)

Hannah de Bustos. Next generation lawyer


The Legal 500 Spain (Shipping)

Hannah de Bustos: Recommended lawyer