Meet Sujit Choudhry, the constitutional guru with a global reputation

Constitutional experts play crucial roles in the constitutional building processes. The discussions and debates conducted by the experts, or when they are actively involved tend to produce the best results. One of the discussions by a panel of experts was highlighted in the by Brian Harris on August 11, 2017. The article titled “Sujit Choudhry’s discusses constitutional challenges” covers the discussion by a panel of constitutional experts on the Ukraine government’s semi-presidential system. Sujit Choudhry led other experts in discussing the challenges of the semi-presidential system in Ukraine. The current system presents constitutional challenges to the country and the experts believe that only changes to the system would alleviate the existing problems.  Read about his published work, check on this.

The platform was hosted by Ukraine’s think tanks including the intergovernmental agencies, an international institute for electorate assistance and democracy, and the center of legal reforms and policy. Sujit Choudhry and the other constitutional experts agreed that Ukraine’s democratization was still unstable. Some of the obstacles in the way of stabilizing the democracy in the country include the legislature voting system, weak political parties, and the concentrated presidency power. According to the article, people requested that they get involved more in the constitutional building process. The center of constitutional transitions has been active in supporting efforts of constitution building hence such debates and discussions are a critical part of its main activities. A note-worthy article on

About Sujit Choudhry

Sujit Choudhry has first studied biological studies before leaving it to study a bachelor of law at the University of Oxford. He later proceeded to do masters at the prestigious Harvard law school. Sujit Choudhry’s global reputation is unmatched as far as the comparative constitutional law is concerned. Sujit Choudhry has more than 20 years’ experience in a constitutional advisory.  For updates on his recent timeline activities, hit on

Sujit Choudhry is the current director for the center of constitutional transitions. He previously served at New York University as a professor of law and a former University of Toronto’s Scholl Chair. He has also worked with several countries as a consultant in the constitution building process. Some of these countries include Egypt, Nepal, South Africa, Yemen, Ukraine, Jordan, Sri Lanka, and Libya. Related reading on

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