Paul F. Zimmerman

Paul F. Zimmerman

Deputy Director, International Affairs, The Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies

Paul Zimmerman is the Deputy Director of International Affairs at the Federalist Society and Director of the Society's Global Governance Watch® website. Paul is responsible for promoting the Federalist Society's principles among lawyers, judges, law students, law faculty members, and civil society groups in Western Europe. To date, he has organized and manages Federalist Society partnerships in London, Paris, and Munich. He also organizes and participates in high-level conferences in Central and Eastern Europe for members of the Federalist Society's European Judicial Network. As Director of the Global Governance Watch® website, Paul researches and aggregates news and commentary related to the global governance movement and its impacts on national sovereignty and constitutional principles. As part of his firsthand reporting in this role, he has observed meetings of the UN Human Rights Council, the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, and European Union institutions and agencies. Paul began his work at the Federalist Society in 2009 as its Director of Publications, in which position he served as sole editor of the Society's law journal Engage (now the Federalist Society Review) and managed the publication of various legal white papers on a range of subjects relating to the rule of law and the U.S. Constitution. He received his A.B. in Political Science from Duke University in 2006 and his J.D. (cum laude) from Georgetown University Law Center in 2009. He is a member of the Maryland Bar.