Sujit Choudhry Supports Transitional Change

Mr. Sujit Choudhry has published over 90 reports, papers, book chapters and articles on legal building process helping different countries. Implementing a democratic system has been a challenge in Ukraine thus it has been unstable since the fall of communism. The instability makes it hard for the country to address some national issues on its own. With this concern, prominent scholars like Sujit Choudhry are trying to help the country gain stability in many ways. For example, recently they assembled in Kiev for a workshop with the aim of discussing this problem facing their country. They were also to discuss other issues like poorly designed electoral system for its legislature and Ukraine’s president office possessing far more power. According to Sujit, the primary objective was to come up with constitutional changes in Ukraine and a semi-presidential system of government. The workshop happened under the sponsorship of Legal Reform and Center for Policy in conjunction with the International IDEA. The sponsors had high expectation with scholars like Sujit on the panel to find reasonable ways to improve their governmental processes. Relevant article worth reading here Sujit Choudhry with the help of other scholars on board such as Sergyi Holovatyi, Thomas Sidelius, Sumit Birsya and Victor Musiaka brought valuable solutions. The researchers came up with solutions like the establishment of a strong legislature, introduction of regulatory programs and sharing of power among others. Sujit Choudhry has an organization, Center for Constitutional Transition, which is researching the matters of the workshop. The group hopes more meetings will occur in future to see the solutions implemented in Ukraine. Sujit’s organization mainly gathers experts worldwide to carry research projects that offer policy options to practitioners.  To keep up-to-date with his latest work, click

Sujit Choudhry has three law degrees from Harvard, Toronto, and Oxford Universities. At the University of California, Berkeley School of Law, Sujit is the I. Michael Heyman professor of law.Sujit is a member of a vast array of high-end organizations like the International Society of Public Law.   Read his blogs, visit his page. Sujit Choudhry founded the Center for Constitutional Transition, an organization which creates and mobilizes information that supports the constitution building process. The organization works with more than 50 experts helping over 25 countries globally on their constitutional and national processes.  To read about his advisory work, head over to For further reference visit