Born on 22 December 1955 in Istanbul.
Naval officer, 1977-1981.
B.A. in Law, Faculty of Law, Istanbul University, 1981.
M.A. in Public Law, 1986.
Military Judge and Prosecutor, 1982-1995.
Ph. D in Public Law, 1994.
Judge of the High Military Administrative Court of Appeals, 1995-2002.
Secretary General of the High Military Administrative Court of Appeals, 2002.
Member of the Court of Jurisdictional Disputes, 2000-2003.
Judge of the Constitutional Court since 21 June 2004.
President of the Court of Jurisdictional Disputes since 22 March 2012.