Sujit Choudhry Speaks With Experts Regarding Constitutional Challenges, Draws On Vast Personal Experience

On July 10, 2017, a meeting took place between a team of the country’s top experts on the Constitution of the United States and Sujit Choudhry, Director of the Center for Constitutional Transitions. The purpose of this meeting was to discuss a number of current events related either directly or indirectly to the United States Constitution. These subjects included Constitutional challenges presently facing the current system as well as the system of government in operation in the Ukraine. On this particular topic, Choudhry voiced his concerns that the process of democratization in the Ukraine has not been a particularly safe or stable one. He underlined his statement by pointing out the weakened state of Ukrainian political parties,the focus of it’s presidential power, electoral system law and rules, and other points of concern. Choudhry indicated his pleasure at having the privilege of discussing these and other subjects related to executive powers with such an esteemed group of experts.  For added reference, check papers.ssrn.com.

Sujit Choudhry also spoke to the group about the role played by the transitional democracies in decisions related to Constitutional matters. As a result of these recent events, Choudhry further spoke on the importance of creating and discussing options related to policies in support of the current Constitutional reform procedure.

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Sujit Choudhry has traveled the world in his capacity as the Constitutional Process Advisor, lecturing in a number of countries during his travels. Sujit Choudhry is also the author of “Constitutional Making” – a collection of academic articles and classic contributions regarding case studies related to Constitutional law. Further, he has written extensively on matters pertinent to Canadian Constitutional law.  Related article on indiawest.com.

The University of California, Berkeley Law holds the distinction of having Sujit Choudhry as it’s I. Michael Heyman Professor of Law, and previously as it’s Dean. He received his Masters in Law from Harvard School of Law. He also holds Law degrees from Oxford and Toronto. Choudhry is a Rhodes Scholar. He has published nearly 100 reports, articles, book chapters, and papers covering his vastly varied areas of expertise.   Refer to blogs.law.nyu.edu for additional reading.

Sujit Choudhry has also held the position of law clerk to Chief Justice Antonio Lamer of the Supreme Court of Canada. For more details about Sujit, head over to sujitchoudhry.com

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