Vice-president of the Supreme People's Court
Grand Justice of the second rank
Member of the Supreme People's Court Leading Party Members Group
Presiding justice of the Third Circuit Court of the Supreme People's Court
Gao was born in August 1959, in Lingyuan, Northeast China's Liaoning province. He earned a master's degree in criminal law from Jilin University and started his career in August 1985. He also has a doctorate in law.
Gao became a member of the Communist Party of China in December 1983.