Born on March 8, 1942 in Sofia. Married, has one son.
Completed high school in Sofia. Graduated in Law from Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" 1967. Trainee-attorney 1967. Junior judge in the Sofia City District Court 1968-69. Chief of the Regional Court in Slivnitsa 1970-72. Judge in the Sofia District Court 1974-76. Chief of the criminal department in the Sofia Regional Court 1976-79. Judge in the Sofia City Court 1979-82. Senior judge inspector in the Ministry of Justice 1982-90. Judge in the Supreme Court 1990-92. Chair of the Sofia District Court 1992-93. Member of the Lawyers' Union in Bulgaria. Member of the Union of Judges and Court Officers.
Deputy Minister of Justice 1993-Feb. 1997.
Awards: silver badge of the Union of Lawyers in Bulgaria. Leisure interests: bridge playing.