(p. May 11, 1938)
Born May 11, 1938 in Leningrad in a family of musicians. Enroll in the Central Asian University, he graduated from his studies in 1962 at the Faculty of the Kazakh State University, Ph.D. in Law, Associate Professor.
Five years spent investigating the Investigative Division of the Kazakh SSR Ministry of Internal Affairs, followed by a postgraduate All-Union Institute of the USSR Prosecutor.
From 1966 to 1982 he worked as research fellow All-Union Institute for Research on the causes and develop measures to prevent crime. In 1982-1985 he was. - Head of the Laboratory of the All-Union Institute of Advanced legal profession.
Since 1985, engaged in the legal profession. Director, Institute for the protection of the International Union of Lawyers. Member of the Moscow City Bar Association.
Defended in criminal protsecsah:
Prime Minister of Uzbekistan N. Hudayberdiev; journalists: In. Poegli, A. Babitsky, Publicist In. Novodvorskii.
Represented in the civil proceedings:
President of Russia B. Yeltsin, prominent public figures: A. Chubais and E. Gaidar; entrepreneurs: In. Gusinsky, B. Berezovsky Mr.. Luchansk; musicians: H. Petrova, N. Siskin, SW. Temerkanova.
Since 1989 - Member of the Moscow Helsinki Group.
From January 1996 - one of the founders and a member of the Presidium of the Rossiyskogo Jewish Congress (RJC) .13 May 1997 was elected Chairman of the Presidium of the Moscow City Bar Association (MGKA). Vice-President of the International Union of Lawyers and the Federal Union of Lawyers of Russia. Henry Reznik, and the Jewish question