Degree in Law, University Rome, 1974.
Researcher University Rome, 1976-1986. Professor Faculty of Law University Sassari, Italy, 1986-1989, University Perugia, Italy, since 1989. Solicitor, lawyer, barrister Rome.
Member Ministerial Committee for Criminal Trial Code, Rome, 1987-1988. Member Ministerial Committee for Review of Criminal Trial Code, Rome, 1989-1990. Member Research Institute of Judicial Systems, Italian National Research Council, Bologna, since 1994.
Legal advisor for criminal trial questions San Marino Republic, since 1995.
Member Criminal Trial Studies Association (treasurer 1991-1997).
Married Giuliana Digilio, December 20, 1982. Children: Alessandra, Federico.