Dr Ursula Prall deals with legal and political aspects of the promotion of offshore. She is specialized in questions of environmental, planning and administrative law. She received a Master’s degree at the Universität Hamburg at which she worked as academic assistant with Prof Dr Hans-Joachim Koch from 2000 until 2004. In 2004, she started her career as lawyer with Kubhier Rechtsanwälte in Hamburg, from 2008 onwards as partner. Since 2013 she has been working as partner at Becker Büttner Held in Hamburg. Furthermore, she presides the Offshore Forum Windenergie as chief executive.