Pavel ORLOVSKY, USSR Professor, of Civil Law since 1939. Corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1953; senior associate, Institute of Law, now the Institute of State and Law, USSR Academy of Science, since 1958. Member, Communist Party, since 1926.
ORLOVSKY, Pavel was born in 1896 in village Borovets, now Smolensk Oblast.
1925 graduated Law Department, Faculty of Society Science, Leningrad University; 1935 completed postgrad, course, Moscow Legal Institute.
1925-1939 court work. Since 1938 member and since 1948 Deputy Chairman, USSR Supreme Court. 1939 Head, Chair of Civil Law, and later Professor, Moscow Legal Institute.
1952-1958 Director, Vyshinsky Institute of Law, USSR Academy of Science.