University of Montpellier, France (Licentiate of Laws, DES of Public Law, Doctor of Laws). Laureat de la Faculte de Droit de Montpellier. Professor at the Faculties of Law of Montpellier and Algeria.
Legal Advisor to Sonatrach (National Oil Company of Algiers), the Algerian Minister of Energy. Appointed legal advisor to OPEC and the United Nations Conference on the law of the sea. Arbitrator at the ICC.
Spoken languages: French, Arabic, English.