Mikhail KOZHEVNIKOV, USSR Lawyer. Specialist in criminal law; Doctor of Law since 1949; Professor, Moscow University, since 1942. Member, Communist Party, since 1920.
KOZHEVNIKOV, Mikhail was born in 1885.
1923 graduated Irkutsk University.
Until 1917 worked at rail transport organization. 1917-1918 fought in Civil War in Siberia. 1918-1937 at various times: member of a military revolutionary tribunal.
Chairman of a provincial revolutionary tribunal. Provincial procurator. Procurator, Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic Popular Commissariat of Justice.
Chairman of kray courts. Presidium member, Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic Supreme Court. Head,Department of Legal and Court Aid for the People, Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic Popular Commissariat of Justice.
1930-1939 simultaneously lecturer, Law Faculty, Saratov University.