Sujit Choudhry – Helping Generate and Mobilize Knowledge About Comparative Law

Sujit Choudhry is a global figure in the field of law, especially comparative law. Over the years, Sujit Choudhry has spoken in scores of countries on the topic of comparative law and its fundamental methodologies, and why they are essential in today’s world. Sujit Choudhry recently gave an interview to Lynn Fosse, Senior editor of the leading magazine named CEOCFO. In the interview, Sujit Choudhry discussed the role Center for Constitutional Transitions play and how it came to be.  For the full interview, hit on

Sujit Choudhry is one of the founding directors of Center for Constitutional Transitions, which is an organization that researches, discusses, gathers, generates, and mobilizes the knowledge on comparative law and its applications worldwide. The results of the various discussions conducted by Center for Constitutional Transitions and its research results are taken as reference world over by various constitutional experts and legal professionals. In the interview, Sujit Choudhry said that both his parents were professors, and thus, the affinity towards studies came naturally to him.

And, as his parents have worked as a professor at many different universities across the globe, it gave him the opportunity to travel as well as study law at some of the top universities in the world, such as Harvard Law School, Oxford School of Law, and Toronto University. Refer to for more reading.  Sujit Choudhry has also served as the legal clerk in Canada under the Chief Justice Antonio Lamer of the Supreme Court of Canada for a brief while. Working with the highly reputed lawyers has helped him gain deep insight and understanding of the field of law.

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Sujit Choudhry believes that comparative law has the potential to constitutionally reform and resolve many conflicts and issues that many different countries are facing.  For his latest tweets, follow him here. Sujit Choudhry says that Comparative law has the power to peacefully resolve the violent conflicts and political problems that many failed states are facing. Sujit Choudhry is presently working on collaborative research projects of international scale in partnership with the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance. Sujit Choudhry has also written several books such as The Migration of Constitutional Ideas, The Oxford Handbook of the Indian Constitution, and Constitution Making.  Be sure to read this recently written article by Sujit tackling the now issue of today’s society, head over to  He is also a consulting member at the World Bank Institute.

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