Arsen Babayan

Education: 2000-2004: Economist in Communication Means, State Engineering University of Armenia 2005 - present: Law Department, Yerevan State University Work experience: 2001 - 2004: Legal Consultant, “SAMGAR” CJSC 2006 - 2007: Secretary of Court Sessions, Court of First Instance of Avan and Nor Nork Communities of Yerevan 2007: Senior Specialist of the Office - First Class Leading Officer of the Judicial Service of the Republic of Armenia, Court of First Instance of Avan and Nor Nork Communities of Yerevan Since October 2007: Press Secretary, Penitentiary Department, Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Armenia July 2008 - present: Head of Division of Public Relations - Press Secretary, Penitentiary Department, Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Armenia Other information: In 2004 - 2006 served in the Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia. In 2006 military rank of lieutenant was conferred upon the order of the Minister of Defence of the Republic of Armenia. In 2006 “Diploma of Honour” was awarded upon the order of the Deputy Minister of Defence of the Republic of Armenia. In 2008 the title of "Lieutenant of Justice" was conferred by the Head of Penitentiary Department of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Armenia. In July 2008 was elected the Chairman of the Council of the Armenian National Union of the YMCA. In September 2008 Head of Penitentiary Department of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Armenia applied incentive measures, conferring the title of "Senior Lieutenant of Justice".