AB magna cum laude (honorary), Harvard University, 1980. Juris Doctor cum laude (honorary), Harvard University, 1986. Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, 1986.
Admitted to the bar, 1986. Associate Graham and James, San Francisco, since 1986. Partner LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae LLP, Russia. President Moscow International Lawyers Grp., 1996—1998. Major clients of BRIAN ZIMBLER: Estee Lauder. Bell Atlantic; Inco Ltd.
American Bar Association. American Society of International Law. Member French-American Chamber of Commerce (vice president 1989-1990). Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris, France, Harvard Fellow, 1980-1981. Pontificia Universidade Catolica, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Rotary Fellow, 1985.
Married Christine Bourdin, December 4, 1981. Children: Deborah, Sarah, Alexandra.