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Sujit Choudhry – Global Constitutional Peacekeeper

Sujit Choudhry is the founding director of The Center for Constitutional Transitions. He is an expert in constitutional law which is why he was invited to Kiev, Ukraine in July 2017. Mr. Choudhry and other constitutional scholars led workshop discussions regarding Ukraine’s struggle in its governmental standing since communication was abolished. The Center for Constitutional Transitions hopes to help countries like Ukraine to set-up a form of democratic system of government.

Mr. Sujit Choudhry is an Indian-American professor, expert, and international leader in constitutional law and politics. He is a Professor Law at the University of California at Berkeley Law School. Professor Choudhry is armed with law degrees from the prestigious institutions of Oxford, University of Toronto, and Harvard University.   Refer to for a related article.

In his earlier legal career, he was a law clerk to a chief justice in the Supreme Court of Canada. In addition to Kiev, The Center for Constitutional Transitions has led and is currently leading collaborative projects around the world.

As the Transitions Center’s leader, Professor Choudhry assembles think tank experts, multilateral organizations, and NGO experts in policy-based fields. This team of senior policy practitioners and scholars partner in their diverse work around the globe in organized workshops, conferences, and research concepts affecting countries trying to establish a constitutional government.

Sujit Choudhry is a published author on many acclaimed articles, reports, papers, and books. It is his award-winning book ‘Constitution Making’ that countries use when drafting their constitutions.  Check more about his published works on  Professor Choudhry is a member of the Mediation Roster at the United Nations. He is also a consultant on the Development Program at the United Nations, as well as the World Bank. To read his blogs, visit his page.

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Mr. Sujit Choudhry serves on many scientific boards, advisory boards, and executive committees in organizations like the International Journal of Constitutional Law, the International Society of Public Law, the Constitutional Court Review, the Institute of Integrated Transitions, and the Cambridge Studies in Constitutional Law.  For update with his recent timeline activities, check

Watch a video clips of his acceptance speech for an award on