Comparative Law- Sujit Choudhry

The Ukraine government recently organized an event that brought together law makers such as Sujit Choudhry. The conference was held on 10TH July 2017. The event which organized and hosted by think tank Ukraine was meant to discuss the constitution difficulties facing the country as well as the semi-presidential system of Ukraine. The law experts met in Kiev to talk about how they can help Ukraine improve its governing process. Mr. Sujit mentioned that it was such a pleasure to meet other legislators from all over the world in that important event to discuss administrative powers of Ukraine. For an extended period, the Ukrainian governing system has been facing some major challenges including separation of power between the Prime minister and the President, concentration of powers within the presidency, weak political parties as well as the electoral system among others. Related article to read on constitutionaltransitions.org.

The meeting was attended by other top law makers including Thomas Sidelius of Darlan University and Sumit Bisarya of International IDEA. At the event, there were also other participants who included Viktar Musiaka, Vladimir Vasilenko, Sergyi Holovatyi who is a member of the constitutional commission of Ukraine, Ihor Koliushko who is a former member of parliament and advisor to the President of Ukraine between 2005-2006, among others.  Additional article to read on norcal.news.

Sujit Choudhry is a lawyer by profession and has specialized in comparative law. Mr. Sujit can well be described as the I. Michael Heyman Professor of law at the University of California, Berkeley School of law where he served as the Dean of the Institution. After his university education, Sujit Choudhry has served in several other organizations including; New York University where he was the Cecelia Goetz professor of law, and the Scholl Chairman a t the University of Toronto.  For added info, hit bizjournals.com.

In his career as a lawyer, he has been involved in making constitutions for nations as he is considered to be an international comparative expert. Some of the countries Sujit has assisted to either draft or amend their constitution include; South Africa, Libya, Ukraine, Tunisia, Nepal, Egypt, and Jordan. Sujit Choudhry is also an author who has written several chapters, papers, as well as reports.  For his recently authored article, click this.  He holds three law degrees from three different institutions and from different nations including; Harvard University, the University of Toronto and Oxford University. Check this relevant blog on californiablog.com.

For an in-depth look at Sujit’s profile visit  http://sujitchoudhry.com/about/