Graduate, University Law and Economic Sciences, Tunis, Tunisia. Doctor of State in Law. Teaching certified in Public Law and Political Sciences.
Professor of law, University Tunis, 1973-1987;
director research center research, U. Tunis, 1986-1987;
secretary state for higher education, Government Tunisia, Tunis, 1983-1990;
secretary state for science research, Government Tunisia, Tunis, 1990-1991;
advisor to President Ben Ali, Government Tunisia, Tunis, 1990-1992;
minister justice, Government Tunisia, Tunis, since 1992. Consultant Arab League, 1980-1987, ARABSA/ASBU, 1982-1986. Member group experts for refugees United Nations, Siracusa, Italy, 1986.
Invited professor various universities, Siracusa, Toulouse, France, Algeria.
Political bureau R.C.D., since 1992. Member Tunisian Association International Law (founder), Association Juristes Universitaires Maghirébius (founder), 1st Academy Constitutional Law (founder).
Married Dalenda Ennouri. Children: Skander, Syrine, Yesmine.