Born on Jan. 6, 1945 in Sofia. Married, has two sons.
Completed high school in Sofia 1962. Graduated in Law from Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" 1968. Trainee-judge in the Sofia City Court. Attorney in Sofia and lecturer in the Central Council of the Bar since 1971.
Not affiliated with any party. Member and spokesperson of the Supreme Court Council. Chair of the Supreme Court March 1992-Oct. 1994.
Judge in the Constitutional Court since Sept. 1994 - elected from the Supreme Court quota.
Publications: in the field of criminal and procedure law.