Place of birth, education. Born in the village of Veliky Lug, Krasnoarmeyskiy district, Zhytomyr region. In 1991 he graduated from the military law faculty of the Military Institute of the USSR Ministry of Defense in Moscow. 2006 – Institute of Intellectual Property and Law.
Career. From January to May 1984, Igor Benedisyuk worked as a driver of the 3rd class of a special car of the Novograd-Volynsk district veterinary department.
1984-1986 – urgent military service.
From July 1991 to April 1994 – a judge of a military court in the Russian Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (military unit 62980). It is worth saying that working as a judge in a military court of the Russian Federation for three years means that, most likely, Benedisyuk accepted Russian citizenship.
In February 1994 – judge of the military court of the Kiev garrison.
June 2000 – Judge of the Arbitration (Economic) Court of Kiev.
In November 2001 – judge of the Kiev Economic Court of Appeal.
June 2003 – Judge of the Supreme Economic Court of Ukraine (for an unlimited period).
In April 2015, Igor Benedisyuk was appointed a member of the High Council of Justice according to the quota of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. Benedisyuk himself denies that he is “Poroshenko’s man” – he was selected by the competition committee in the All-Union Youth League.
June 9, 2015 – Benedisyuk was appointed head of the High Council of Justice. During a secret ballot, his election was supported by all 17 members of the High Council of Justice – unanimously. Benedisyuk will head the ALL for two years.
January 12, 2017 – in accordance with the decision of the High Council of Justice of January 12, 2017, the High Council of Justice was reorganized by transforming into the High Council of Justice; members of the High Council of Justice received the status of a member of the High Council of Justice and exercise the powers of members of the High Council of Justice; The Chairman of the High Council of Justice received the status and exercises the powers of the chairman of the High Council of Justice.
On May 30, 2017, the chairman of the High Council of Justice, Igor Benedisyuk, was re-elected to this position.
April 16, 2019 Igor Benedisyuk issued a statement in which he asked to terminate his powers as chairman of the High Council of Justice.
Regalia. Honored Lawyer of Ukraine. Liable for military service, Major of Justice in reserve.
Income. In 2014, Igor Benedisyuk earned UAH 311,375, his family – UAH 27,761. All this is salary and other payments and awards. He also owns two land plots (2310 and 635 sq. M.), An apartment – 97.34 sq. M. m, dacha – 245.4 sq. m, garage – 22.3 sq. m. In bank accounts 45,272 hryvnias, of which 7,000 were invested in the reporting year. In the previous year, 2013, he earned UAH 351,535, the family – UAH 29,125. Owns a 2008 Volkswagen Touareg, family members – 2012 Toyota Rav4.