Niklas Horn

Attorney-at-law | Associate

Mr Niklas Horn joined BHO Legal as a lawyer in February 2023 and specialises in advising on public procurement and contract law. He studied law at the University of Cologne. After his first state examination, he worked as a research assistant at the Chair of Public Law at the University of Wuppertal.

He completed his legal traineeship in the district of the Higher Regional Court of Cologne. Dur-ing this time, he trained at the Federal Foreign Office in Berlin, the Cologne Administrative Court and an international commercial law firm in Düsseldorf.


  • 2023
    Admission to the bar
  • 2022
    Second State Examination in Law
  • 2018
    First State Examination in Law

Work experience:

  • Currently
    Associate in the law firm BHO Legal PartG mbB
  • 2020 – 2022
    Legal trainee at Advant Beiten in Düsseldorf (9 months), the Federal Foreign Office (3 months) and the Administrative Court of Cologne (3 months)


  • German
  • English

Publications (selected):

  • Is the Algorithm Taking Over? The transformation of the health and care economy by artificial intelligence and its challenges to the law (original: Übernimmt der Algorithmus? Der Wandel der Gesundheits- und Pflegewirtschaft durch Künstliche Intelligenz und sei-ne Herausforderungen an das Recht) in Neue Zeitschrift für Sozialrecht 2019, p. 574.