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Biography of Norica Nicolai
University of Bucharest, Faculty of Law (1983); Doctoral studies, University of Wallachia; Prosecutor (1983-1991); Lawyer (1992-2007); Lecturer, 'Spiru Haret' University (2007).
President, Organisation of National Liberal Women (2003); Vice-President, National Liberal Party (PNL) (2007-2009).
Senator and Vice-President, Committee on Defence Policy (2000-2004); Vice-President of the Romanian Senate (2007-2008); President, Senate Committee on Legal Affairs (2008).
State Secretary, Ministry of Employment and Social Solidarity (1997-2000).
Knight of the National Order of Romania ('Faithful Service').