Mr. Merab Gabinashvili

Born 28 February 1973 in Tbilisi.

Graduated from the Tbilisi High School No. 71, 1990;

Graduated from the Law Faculty of the Iv. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, 1996;

Worked as a translator at the Gldani District Court of Tbilisi, 1990 – 1992;

Worked as an assistant to an investigator at the Investigative Department of the Georgian Interior Ministry, 1992 – 1997;

Was an investigator and later a senior investigator at the Kvemo Kartli Regional Investigation Service of the Georgian Interior Ministry, 1997 – 2000;

Since 2000, he had been an investigator of cases of special importance and later a senior investigator at the Investigation Department of the Georgian Interior Ministry;

Was an investigator at the Investigation Department of the Financial Police of the Georgian Finance Ministry, 2005 – 2006;

Was a judge of the Gori District Court, 2006 – 2007;

Was a judge of the Kutaisi City Court seconded to perform judicial functions at the Zestaponi District Court, 2007 – 2009;

Since December 2009, he has been a judge and Chairman of the Zestaponi District Court.

He has a spouse and a child.