Harter Secrest & Emery LLP, a full-service business law firm with offices throughout New York, is pleased to announce that for the second year in a row John G. Horn has been named to the prestigious Buffalo Business First Power 250 list.
The annual Power 250 list ranks the most powerful and influential men and women from across Western New York and recognizes decision makers across a wide range of business sectors. Reporters and editors voted on individuals nominated online by readers, submitted in-house, and gathered from Buffalo Business First’s Book of Lists database.
Horn, a Litigation partner and partner in charge of the firm’s Buffalo office, has litigated complex business, construction, Native American law, and environmental disputes in state, federal, appellate, and tribal courts, as well as in mediation and arbitration. Horn was the recipient of the 2020 Community Leader Legal Award from the National Federation for Just Communities of Western New York. He was recognized as the 2020 Buffalo “Lawyer of the Year” in the area of Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants by The Best Lawyers in America© and he has been recognized in Chambers USA America’s Leading Lawyers in Business for Litigation every year since 2015. Horn has been selected as a fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America-Trial Lawyer Honorary Society and named to the Buffalo Business First Legal Elite list in 2019. A graduate of Loyola University Chicago School of Law, J.D., Northwestern University, M.A., and University of Rochester, B.A., he is active in several professional and community organizations including serving as chairman of the Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute board of directors, director of the Minority Bar Foundation, a member of the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus board of directors, the chair emeritus of the National Federation for Just Communities of Western New York, and more.