Gloria G. Medel

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Gloria G. Medel – Civil Litigation


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Gloria Medel has more than 25 years’ experience as a civil litigation attorney focused on class action defense, employment law, construction litigation, insurance defense, insurance coverage and personal injury.

Throughout her career practicing law in California, Gloria has represented various insurance carriers and public entities, including the California Department of Veterans Affairs. Since 2001, her work has centered around Administrative Law, Insurance Coverage, Bad Faith, Defense and Litigation, Construction Defects, Civil Litigation and Torts. At Larson & Gaston, she has also represented vessel carriers before the California Public Utilities Commission.

Gloria received her Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration in 1993 from the University of Southern California. In 1998, she received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Colorado School of Law at Boulder, where she received a full Dean’s Scholarship.

She is admitted to The State Bar of California and the United States District Court for the Central District of California and Northern District of California. She is a member of the Los Angeles Bar Association and is on the board of directors for the Pasadena Bar Association. A fluent Spanish speaker, sheis a member of the National Hispanic Bar Association.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil litigation
  • Administrative Law
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Bad Faith
  • Defense and Litigation
  • Construction Defects
  • Torts

Bar Admissions

  • California State Courts and Courts of Appeal
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California


  • University of Colorado School of Law, Boulder, Colorado
    • Juris Doctorate – 1998
    • Honors: Dean’s Scholarship
  • University of Southern California in Public Administration
    • 1993

Representative Cases

  • American Motorists Insurance Company, Inc., v. IDEC Corporation, 200 U.S. Dist. Lexis 19235, 2004

Professional Associations and Membership

  • Los Angeles Bar Association, Present
  • Pasadena Bar Association, Present
  • National Hispanic Bar Association, Present


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