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Constitutional law has always been preserved for the chosen few. However, the constitutional lawyer, Sujit Choudhry is changing this by making it available online.

About the center for constitutional transitions

The Founder Director of The Center for Constitutional Transitions is Sujit Choudhry.This body ensures that any constitution which is drafted and adopted globally is transparent. The organization does this by making sure that the transition of enacting the constitution is successful and it can be accessible to any expert for research.In essence,it can assemble NGO’s, think tanks, multilateral organizations and universities to research constitutions to come up with results that will enlighten practitioners.

The idea of forming this body came from the premise that whenever a constitution is enacted,there is always a loophole on where the research was generated.Most practical experts never know how governments come out with some salient points that form areas of various laws.

Thus the role of this organization is to ensure that there is enough information regarding the transition of the constitutions. They do this by coming up with a team of international experts who produce open and transparent practical data on the constitutions.

Constitution work is an ongoing project which never ends. It’s fascinating to know that since 185 new constitutions have been laid down worldwide since 1978. There are always some laws being drafted, enacted or even amended and this keeps Sujit Choudhry busy throughout the year.  Head over to this.

In addition to ensuring that information about various laws is available to experts, the visionary leader also makes sure that it is available online in different languages.

Although Sujit Choudhry’s research begun in Canada, he now aims to change the history of constitutionalism. He has done this by ensuring that he communicates effectively to the people you work with. Being cost effective, opportunistic, entrepreneurial and dexterous has helped him in expanding his organization.   Read this interesting article on here.

About Sujit Choudhry

Sujit Choudhry is a world renowned authority on comparative constitutional law and politics.He has advised various governments about the constitution building process.  Read Choudhry’s blogs, visit

Currently, the professor is the I. Michael Heyman Professor of Law at the University of California, Berkeley-School of Law, where he also worked as a Dean. He has also been the Scholl Chair at the University of Toronto and the Cecilia Goetz Professor of Law at New York University. More on