Niklas Kindhäuser

Senior Associate


Born in 1985. Studied law in Bonn, Leeds (England), and Tübingen. 2014 first State examination, 2016 second State examination. Trainee lawyer with the regional court in Hechingen, stations among others with a Bonn defence attorney and a large criminal division of the regional court.

Former scholar of Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes and of the Max Planck Institute for foreign and international criminal law in Freiburg in Breisgau.

Currently working on a doctoral thesis with Prof Dr Bernd Heinrich, Tübingen, on a computer and data protection related criminal law topic (data fencing, § 202d StGB).

Joined the firm in 2018.


Criminal law, data protection law.

Advising and acting as counsel for prominent individuals from the fields of politics and business, major international corporations and MSEs, private individuals.


Kindhäuser, N. and Neuhöfer, D. Kommentierung der §§ 73 – 76 IfSG. In: Eckart, Christian und Michael Winkelmüller (Hrsg.). BeckOK Infektionsschutzrecht. München, Beck – auch als Printausgabe 2020.

Neuhöfer, D. and Kindhäuser, N. Durchsuchung bei einer internationalen Rechtsanwaltskanzlei. Anmerkung zu BVerfG vom 27.06.2018 – 2 BvR 1583/17, 2 BvR 1405/17, 2 BvR 1287/18, 2 BvR 1562/17. In: JurisPR‑​Compliance 2018, issue 4, annot. 1.


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Niklas Kindhäuser

Niklas Kindhäuser

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