José Ángel Torres Lana

José Ángel Torres Lana


José Ángel Torres Lana is Of Counsel in the areas of Civil Litigation and ADR.

José Ángel holds a PhD in Law from the University of Navarra, where his thesis -La configuración jurídica del volumen de edificabilidad- was awarded an Outstanding Cum Laude grade, having also obtained the Extraordinary Doctorate Award. He has also been the director of five doctoral theses.

Since 1970 he has held positions, successively, as Professor and Professor responsible for the Departments of Private Law, at the Universities of Navarra, Granada, Valencia, and the Balearic Islands, and has even held the position of Vice-Dean.

José Ángel Torres is the sole author of the following books:

1. La configuración jurídica del volumen de edificabilidad. Ed. EUNSA. Pamplona, 1975. One volume of 400 pages.

2. Contrato y derecho de opción. Ed. Trivium. Madrid, 1982. One volume of 300 pages.

3. Contrato y derecho de opción. Second expanded edition. Ed. Trivium. Madrid, 1987. One volume of 320 pages.

4. La multipropiedad, Ed. Iustel, Madrid, 2007. 300-page vol.

5. Legislación estatal del suelo y Derecho civil, Ed. Aranzadi, Cizur Mayor (Navarra), 2008. One volume of 166 pages.

He collaborated in the preparation and publication of more than sixty books and collective works related to different areas of Civil Law, such as commentaries on the Civil Code and the Law on Voluntary Jurisdiction, Tourism Law, Intellectual Property, Urban Planning, Advertising, Consumer Protection, Contract Law, Voluntary Jurisdiction, Foral Law and Family Law, among others. The above activities have resulted in the publication of more than 100 scientific contributions on the aforementioned subjects. In addition, he has participated in a multitude of congresses and scientific meetings contributing with his knowledge of the same. He has participated in many congresses and masters as well as in different research projects subsidized concerning Tourism Law.


Civil Property Procedure

Real Estate and Tourism

Family right

Intellectual property

Town planning

Consumer protection

Contract law

Voluntary jurisdiction

Provincial Law

Family right

Right of succession


Law degree from the Complutense University of Madrid Doctor of Law from the University of Navarra


Balearic Bar Association

Member of the APDC -Association of Professors of Civil Law-