Dr Ulrich Jüngst studied law at the University of Cologne and was admitted to the bar in 1980.
In 1996 he founded the law firm GÖRG Rechtsanwälte together with several colleagues.
In 2004 he founded the first office of the international law firm DLA Piper in Germany and was appointed Regional Managing Partner. At DLA Piper, Dr Ulrich Jüngst was appointed a member of DLA Piper's International Executive Team and Managing Director for Europe and the Middle East in 2010.
On 1 January 2016, he founded the law firm JP Rechtsanwälte in Cologne.
Since 1 February 2019, Dr Ulrich Jüngst has been Chairman Europe of the international commercial law firm DWF.