Birth 10 February 1940, Mr.. In 1967 he graduated from Moscow State University. Specialists in the field of public law.
In 1967-88 he lectured at the All-Union Institute of Law. He was dean of the Faculty of Law All-Union Correspondence Institute.
In the years 1988-92 - Senior Science Advisor, Deputy Head of Department on the work of the Soviets in the Supreme Soviet of the USSR.
Consisted of the CPSU prior to its ban in August 1991.
Since January 1992 - Deputy Head of the State Legal Administration (GPU) of the RF President (Head - first Sergei Shakhrai, then Alexander Kotenkov).
On July 27, 1992 appointed the official representative of the RF President for Legal Affairs in the Supreme Soviet of Russia.
Since the summer of 1993 - a member of the Party of Unity and Accord Rossiyskogo (PRES, "the party Shakhrai"), February 1994. - Member of the Presidium of the Federal Council PRESS.
December 1993, Mr.. - December 1995. State Duma member 5 convocation on the party list PRES. Chairman of the State Duma committee on local.
February 7, 1996, Mr.. appointed as an authorized representative of RF President Boris Yeltsin in the Federation Council. Dossier on Plums AY