Senior scientist Academy of Sciences Georgia, 1975-1978. Instructor administrative body central committee Communist Party, Tbilisi, 1978-1984. Deputy minister justice Ministry of Justice of Georgia, 1984-1988, minister justice, since 1993.
Acting head department State University Tbilisi, 1988-1989. Editor in chief Samartali magazine, Tbilisi, 1989-1992. Procurator general of Georgia Office of Procurator General, 1992-1993.