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Was born in 1967, 8th of  June.

In 2015 was awarded with the Medal of Honor by President of Georgia for defending the rights of lawyers and for his contribution in the institutional strengthening of profession. 

In 2015 was awarded by the Ukrainian National Bar Association with Medal for “Lawyers profession development”.

Since December 27, 2009  he has been elected to the post of a Chairman of the “Georgian Bar Association. He is the founder and chairman of the first  Trade Union of lawyers. By the results of inquiries of the paper “Banks and Finances” after Patriarch of Georgia he was nominated as a man of  2009 and 2013 years. In 2005-2009s. he was the member of Executive Board of the “Georgian Bar Association”.

Since 2005 he is the founder member of the Lawyers Association.

In 2003 at the European Court of Human Rights he won the first trial in the history of Georgia, “Asanidze vs. Georgia”.

Since 1995 he has been conducting the advocacy activity.

In 1994-96. At Tbilisi Humanitarian University he delivered the course of lectures in Criminal Law.

In 1994 he graduated from Iv. Javakhishvili  State University, faculty of Law.

On 7 December 2013 has been elected for the second term to the post of a chairman of the Georgian Bar Association 

Has a wife, Irma Chafidze

Children: Luka and Meri Khatiashvili