Sujit Choudhry holds a Master’s Degree in Law from Harvard, which he obtained after completing his undergraduate degree in Law at Oxford.
After completing his education, Sujit Choudhry eventually became the Dean of the UC Berkeley School of Law, and was the first Indian-American to hold this title at UC Berkeley. Since then, he has gone on to become the I. Michael Heyman Professor of Law at UC Berekeley’s School of Law. He is also the Director of the Center for Constitutional Transitions. Due to his prestigious education, prominent professional experience, and unique insights, Sujit Choudhry is a highly respected authority when it comes to comparative constitutional law. Related article on blogs.law.nyu.edu.
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On July tenth, Sujit Choudhry joined top constitutional experts in Kiev to discuss modern challenges of creating, maintaining, and enforcing constitutions. His input at the conference included a criticism of the democratization in Ukraine, which he claims has been unstable due to the concentration of presidency power, the legislature electoral system and the weak political parties. Read an important interview with him, hit on iconnectblog.com.
Sujit Choudhry also discussed the recent wave of involvement of transitional democracies in constitutional decision making. However, he still believes it is important for thought leaders to discuss policy based options in the constitutional reform process. This is something that is also done at the Center for Constitutional Transitions, where he is the Director. The Center does this by generating and mobilizing knowledge supporting constitution building. This is essentially what Sujit Choudhry was doing at the conference, instead this time with outside experts as opposed to those he works with at the Center for Constitutional Transitions. Related reading on constitutionaltransitions.org.
If you are interested in anything related to constitutions, from design to implementation, Sujit Choudhry’s work comes second to none. He is the thought leader and authority on the subject, and this prestige is well deserved because of his education and experience. Look to his work for any questions regarding this topic. Read about his published work, click this.
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