Sujit Choudhry’s Greatest Advancements in the Field of Law

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Sujit Choudhry is the Professor of Law at the University of California, Berkley- School of Law. He is also the Founding Director of the Center for Constitutional Transitions whose primary focus is to mobilize knowledge to support the constitutional transition. According to him, the people lack adequate and up-to-date information which hinders constitutional advice; therefore, he came up with the organization to help provide the people with the required knowledge in democratic transition. Sujit got the constitutional knowledge of different places through his studies in law degree in three different universities, that is, Toronto, Harvard, and Oxford.  Additional article on

Sujit Choudhry was an immigrant with his two parents both professors. Sujit explained in a recent interview that his knowledge in comparative constitutional law has also contributed to his successes. In different parts of the world, he first understands the environment and immerses himself in it so that he can make the best constitutional advice. Sujit explains that he had to learn from his setbacks for better reinventions as this is the key to success. If given unlimited funds and time, Sujit tells that he would make an organization that uses multiple languages to host and organize the essential constitutional cases.   Additional reference here.

He brought together a team of experts including scholars and practitioners from across the world to create global knowledge networks. His plan is for his organization in partnership with Electoral Assistance and International Institute for Democracy to complete three of their new projects. Related article on

Sujit Choudhry himself in his early life attended the University of McGill where he did a Bachelor of Science. Later he attended the University of Oxford doing Bachelor of Arts in Law, pursued a Bachelor of Laws at the University of Toronto and finally did a Master of Laws in the Harvard Law School. Sujit Choudhry began his career as a Law Clerk in the Supreme Courts of Canada. He got another position as an Assistant Professor of Law at the University of Law. He got other several jobs such as Cecelia Goetz Professor of Law at New York University School of Law until he got to be a professor at the University of California, Berkley- School of Law.  More to read on

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