Minister of Justice of the Republic of Tatarstan
Graduated from the Ulyanov (Lenin) Kazan State University. Doctor of Legal Sciences
1982 – 1992: Officer of the criminal investigations department, Head, Department Against Misappropriation of Socialist Property; Deputy Head, Zelenodolsky Directorate of the Interior of the Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Tatarstan.
1992 – 2004: Member, State Council of the Republic of Tatarstan: Member, Presidium of the state Council; Chairman of the Commission on Legislation, Legality, Regulations and Deputy Ethics.
Chairman of the Tatastan Regional Department of the "Association of Lawyers of Russia".
Member of the Central Electoral Commission of the Republic of Tatarstan with a deciding vote.
From 2004 to the present: Minister of Justice of the Republic of Tatarstan
Awards: Honored Lawyer of the Republic of Tatarstan, Honored Lawyer of the Russian Federation, 1st and 2nd class medals "For Honorable Service", Medal "In Commemoration of the 1000th Anniversary of Kazan".