Dr. Bettina Hennig Lawyer | Partner

  • Partner at vbvh since 2019
  • Expert for decentralized energy concepts, the Renewable Energy Sources Act (EEG) and electricity tax issues" - many years of experience in science and policy consulting
  • Collaboration in expert groups of the Bundesverband Solarwirtschaft e.V. - Member of the legal advisory board of the Bundesverband WindEnergie e.V.
  • regular activity as author of technical papers, speaker and lecturer on energy law topics


Since 2019 Partner at von Bredow Valentin Herz Attorneys at Law
2018 Lectureship at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HAWK) Hildesheim/Holzminden/Göttingen on energy law framework conditions of neighborhood concepts (SS 2018)
2017 PhD as scholarship holder of the Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt: "Sustainable Land Use and Bioenergy - Ambivalences, Governance, Legal Issues", Metropolis 2017
Since 2015 Attorney at law with von Bredow Valentin Herz Rechtsanwälte
2015 Admission to the bar
2012 - 2015 Legal clerkship in Bremen, Leipzig and Berlin
Since 2007 Member of the Research Center for Sustainability and Climate Policy (FNK, cooperation partner of vBVH); within this framework, collaboration on numerous research, policy advisory and publication projects in the field of energy, climate protection and environmental law
2000 - 2007 Studied law in Bremen with a focus on environmental, technical and commercial law, followed by a research fellowship at the University of Bremen