Dr. Heidrun Schalle, M.Jur.

Rechtsanwältin Dr. Heidrun Schalle, M.Jur.Dr. Heidrun Schalle, M.Jur.
Partner of the Law Firm
Zimmerstraße 56
10117 Berlin
Phone: (+49 30) 2009 547 – 0
Fax: (+49 30) 2009 547 – 19
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Dr. Heidrun Schalle has a long-time experience as external consultant and as in-house counsel. She advises undertakings in the physical and financial energy commodity trading, in the structuring and setting up of their trading and supply portfolio including hedging. Further fields of expertise are decentralized power generation projects and natural gas storage projects. Ms. Schalle advises on the implementation of the power and/or gas grid connection and access, the purchase and supply of energy as well as on the real estate and corporate related aspects. Also, she covers the further evolving E-Mobility topics and renders advise on all aspects of Renewable Energies, may it be pursuant to the Renewable Energies Act (EEG) or beyond the EEG framework.

Languages: German and English


since 2010 Lawyer and Partner at Boos Hummel & Wegerich Rechtsanwälte in Berlin
2006 – 2009 Senior Legal Counsel at ENGIE Deutschland AG (formerly GDF SUEZ Deutschland AG) in Berlin
2003 – 2006 Lawyer in the Berlin office of the law firm Becker Büttner Held (BBH)
2002 – 2003 Lawyer in the Berlin office of the law firm Luther Menold Rechtsanwälte
2000 – 2001 Postgraduate legal studies at the University of Oxford, The Queen´s College, Magister Juris (M. Jur.)
1998 – 2000 Legal Training in Berlin including stations at the law firm Gleiss Lutz, a TV & Broadcast station and the Federal State of Berlin`s data protection officer
1998 Ph.D. (Dr. jur.) at the University of Rostock with a doctorate thesis on the topic „Legal Protection of the Employees in a Company`s reorganization process according to the Transformation Act“
1996 – 1998 Academic assistant at the University of Rostock
1991 – 1996 undergraduate law study at the University of Rostock
1972 born in Bergen/Rügen (Germany)


University of Oxford Society, Berlin Branch
International Association of Lawyers Against Nuclear Arms (IALANA)
Institute for Energy and Regulation at the Freie Universität in Berlin


“Mieterstrommodelle” – the legal framework” presentation at the Regionale Planungsgemeinschaft Havelland-Fläming on September 1, 2017″The regulatory framework for flexibility – today and tomorrow” presentation at the E-World Energy & Water on February 7, 2017 in Essen;
“Mieterstrom – challenges and possible solutions” presentation at the held at the Leuphana University Lueneburg on September 27, 2017
“The new framework contract standard for grid access” presentation at the 13th Portfoliomanager-Meeting on October 01/02, 2015 in Leipzig;
“Financial Market Regulation and its consequences for the OTC-Trading – where do we stand?” presentation at the 12th Portfoliomanager-Meeting on September 08/09, 2014 in Leipzig;
“EMIR and its consequences for OTC trading” presentation (German) at the 11. Portfoliomanager-Meeting on November 25, 2013 in Leipzig;
“On ist wayg – the Energiewende in legislative acts” Presentation at the 10th Portfoliomanager-Meeting on November 9, 2012 in Leipzig;
“Overview on the Renewable Energies Act 2012” at the Stadtwerkeforum Norddeutschland hosted by Dong Energy Markets GmbH on March 29, 2012 in Hamburg;
Presentation on „Essential Changes in the new Energy Industry Act” at the annual Portfoliomanager Convention on September 8, 2011 in Leipzig.


Der “neue” Letztverbraucherbegriff im EEG 2017, together with Dr. Pascal Heßler, Zeitschrift für das gesamte Recht der Energiewirtschaft (EnWZ) 2019, page 291 ff.;
“Transparency obligations in the EEG 2017 – known and new” in gwf Gas Energie, 03/2017, page 66 – 71;
“Kommentierung der §§ 114, 115 und 116 EnWG in: Danner/Theobald (Hrsg.), Energierecht, Lose-Blatt-Kommentar, C. H. Beck-Verlag, München, ab 96. EL (2018);
“Legal questions in context with electric vehicles` power charge”, together with Dr. Niels Hilgenstock, EnWZ 2017, S. 291 ff.;
Closed distribution grids and customer facilities – new categories in the Energy Industry Act in Zeitschrift für Neues Energierecht (ZNER) 2011, S. 406 ff.
Renovation of the generation portfolio, grid extension and grid congestion management (together with Lothar Kriebel) in: e/m/w Zeitschrift für Energie, Markt und Wettbewerb, Ausgabe 1/2007;
The evaluation of tariffs for the usage of the electricity grids by the Regulatory Agencies –experiences and upcoming debates (together with Philipp Boos), in: ZNER Zeitschrift für Neues Energierecht, 2006, S. 20 ff.;
Standard contracts for the energy commodity trading (together with Ines Zenke), in: Energiewirtschaftliche Tagesfragen (et) 2005, S. 141 ff.;
Legal Protection of the Employees in a Company`s reorganization process according to the Transformation Act”, Bwv Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag, Januar 1999.