Ulrich Honeker studied law at the University of Würzburg. Since September 2016, he has been a research assistant at the Chair of Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure Law, Legal Theory, Information Law and Legal Informatics with Prof. Dr. Dr. Eric Hilgendorf. His dissertation on automated driving deals with the criminal and civil liability risks for car manufacturers. He has become a judge since June 2021. His dissertation can be found at beck.