Dr. David Bomhard

Rechtsanwalt (Lawyer)
Senior Associate
Practice Group: Digital Business

David Bomhard is a physicist and lawyer specialising in legal advice in connection with digitisation of processes and complex IT projects (especially IT outsourcing, cloud computing, agile software development, automation of corporate processes-, and use of artificial intelligence). One of his key focuses is on IT and cloud outsourcing at BaFin-regulated companies (especially insurance companies and banks). In addition, David regularly advises on data usage contracts, software as a service, cybersecurity, software copyright, IT transactions and data protection law. Apart from this, he is a lecturer in negotiation management and IT and data law at the University of Passau.


  • IT law
  • Outsourcing
  • Agile software development
  • Cloud computing/software as a service
  • Service level agreements
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Data protection/IT security


  • Studied law at Hong Kong University and Bucerius Law School (Hamburg)
  • Degree in physics at LMU (Munich)
  • At Noerr since 2017
  • Admitted to the Munich Chamber of Lawyers


  • IT Law Working Group of the German Bar (davit)

Selected Publications

  • Das digitale Trennungsprinzip – Smarte Geräte im Asset Deal, Recht Digital RDi 2021, 393 [together with F. Eichmeier]
  • Smart Factory, Bräutigam/Kraul (eds), Rechtshandbuch Internet of Things (IoT), C.H.Beck 2021
  • Europäische KI-Verordnung – der aktuelle Kommissionsentwurf und praktische Auswirkungen, Recht Digital RDi 2021, 276 [together with M. Merkle]
  • Cybersecurity in outsourcing and cloud computing: a growing challenge for contract drafting. International Cybersecurity Law Review (ICLR) 2, 161–171 (2021). [together with A. Daum]
  • IT-Sicherheit im Zivilrecht und in der Vertragsgestaltung (together with Pour Rafsendjani), Hornung/Schallbruch (eds-), Praxishandbuch IT-Sicherheitsrecht, Nomos 2020
  • US CLOUD Act in light of EU Data Protection Law, Oraworld Edition #22, November 2020
  • Automatisierung und Entkollektivierung betrieblicher Arbeitsorganisation - Herausforderungen einer digitalen Arbeitswelt, Springer 2019 (doctoral thesis)
  • Grenzüberschreitender Verkehr von Beschäftigtendaten, in: Besgen/Prinz (eds-), Arbeiten 4.0 - Arbeitsrecht und Datenschutz in der digitalisierten Arbeitswelt, 2018 
  • Frequent articles in ROBOTIK UND PRODUKTION