Bachelor in French Law, University St. Joseph, Beirut, 1958. Bachelor in Lebanese Law, University St. Joseph, Beirut, 1959. Doctor in Public Law, University René Descartes, Paris, 1980.
Auxiliary justice, Ministry of Justice, Beirut, 1957-1959; probationary auditor, Exchequer and Audit Office, Beirut, 1959-1965; judge, Exchequer and Audit Office, Beirut, 1965-1983; general director, Republic Presidency of Lebanon, Beirut, 1983; president, Council of State, Beirut, since 1983.
Married Diana Aurore-Zablith, April 13, 1969. Children: Charles, Christian, Claude.