Pirlog Vitalii, Minister of Justice, was born on July, 28th, 1974 in Nisporeni, Republic of Moldova.
Between 1992-1997 he takes up his graduate studies at the Free International University of Moldova, Law Department, and receives a Degree in International Law.
Vitalie Pîrlog begins his carrier in 1993 as Legal Adviser within an international private company. From 1997 till 2001, he serves as Senior Adviser in the Document Services of the President’ s Office of the Republic of Moldova.
In January 2001 he is appointed Deputy Director of the Governmental Agent and International Relations Department of the Ministry of Justice.
Since 2001 Vitalie Pîrlog has represented the Government of the Republic of Moldova before the European Court of Human Rights, cumulating at the same time the position of Director of International Relations and European Integration Department of the Ministry of Justice.
In the period 2001-2005, he is Member (as national expert) of the Steering Committee for Human Rights (CDDH) of the Council of Europe, the European Commission for Justice Effectiveness of the Council of Europe, the Committee of Experts for the Improvement of the Procedures for the Protection of Human Rights (one of the two expert-committees subordinate to the CDDH). Also Vitalie Pîrlog was Head of the Moldavian Delegation at the European Committee on Crime Problems of the Council of Europe.
Since 2005 he has been working within the Permanent Governmental Commission on the enforcement of the ECHR final decisions against the Republic of Moldova.
On 20 September 2006, Vitalie Pîrlog iss appointed Minister of Justice of the Republic of Moldova by Presidential Decree.