|Date of birth||2 August 1967|
|Place of birth||Kazan, Soviet Union|
|Year of aliyah||1991|
|Party represented in Knesset|
Born in Kazan in the Soviet Union, Litinetsky studied medicine at Kazan State University between 1984 and 1990, but did not graduate. He made aliyah to Israel in 1991. Between 1995 and 1997 he studied at the ORT College in Kfar Saba, before studying political science at Tel Aviv University.
In 1995 he became a member of the Worker's Committee of the Israel Electric Corporation. In 1999 he became an assembly member of the Histadrut and chairman of the National Organisation for Russian-speaking Israelis. In 2000 he was a delegate to the World Zionist Congress.
For the 2006 elections he was placed 21st on the Labor-Meimad list. Although they party won only 19 seats, Litinetski entered the Knesset on 2 July 2008 as a replacement for Danny Yatom who had resigned to go into business.
Litinetski currently lives in Kfar Saba, and is married with one child.
- Leon Litinetski on the Knesset website