Dean, Eurasian National Gumilyov University
Abdiraiym Bakytzhan graduated from S.M. Kirov Kazakh State University on the specialty of Law (1990), as well as from Turan University on the specialty of Finance and Credit (1997). He acquired postgraduate degree at S.M. Kirov Kazakh State University (1992) and Doctor’s degree at the State and Law Institute of the Russian Science Academy (2001).
Abdiraiym Bakytzhan worked as a legal adviser, economic adviser and state arbiter in the RK State Arbitration. In 1993 he was elected as a judge of the RK Supreme Arbitrage Court by the RK Supreme Council and as a judge of the Supreme Court in 1995.
In 2001 he was appointed as a member of Supreme Court Council and then as a chairman of the RK Union of Judges at the III Congress of Judges. In accordance with the RK President’s Decree Abdiraiym Bakytzhan worked as a head of President’s Representative Office in the RK Parliament since 2002. Since March of 2006 he occupied the position of the chief of Senate Staff of the RK Parliament.
From March to October, 2007 he worked as a chairman of the Committee for Judicial Administration at the Supreme Court of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Before his appointment as a rector of L.N. Gumilyov ENU, B. Abdraimov led the Representative Office of Head of state in Parliament.
Abdiraiym Bakytzhan worked as a chief of the Department of Agrarian and Ecological Law of L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University. He is a member of the Coordination Council of the International Union of Lawyers. Since 2000 he is a co-chairman of working group for development of model Civil Procedure Code in inter-Parliament Assembly of the Commonwealth of Independent States (Saint-Petersburg, Russian Federation).