Marta Ballesteros is a Spanish lawyer working as Principal Consultant at Milieu Ltd and responsible for the development and management of projects on environmental protection, climate and energy and consumers’ rights. She has more than 20 years of experience monitoring the implementation of EU law and delivering high quality studies.
Marta has been in charge of the legal analysis of the Study on Residential Prosumers in the European Energy Union. Besides, she has led the Evaluation Study to Support the Fitness Check of the Birds and Habitats Directives; two consecutive projects on the implementation and enforcement of Environmental law; two projects on consumer rights linked to environmental claims, for DG SANCO and for NATRUE (2014-15); the implementation of the Regulation on European Citizens; the regulatory framework for shale gas in Member States or the application in Spain of the Commission recommendation on minimum principles for exploration & production of hydrocarbons using high-volume hydraulic fracturing (shale gas). In her 4 years as Head of the ClientEarth Brussels office she was responsible for the Climate and Energy programme.