Born on May 15, 1925 in Gabrovo. Married, has one daughter.
Completed high school in Gabrovo 1944. Graduated in Law from Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski" 1963. Accountant 1950-63. Trainee-attorney and attorney in Sofia 1964-91.
Not affiliated with any party. Judge in the Constitutional Court since 1991 - elected from the President's quota.