Former Clifford Chance partner hired by Linklaters in Frankfurt
Linklaters has hired Christopher Kellett, who recently retired from the Frankfurt office of Clifford Chance. While at Clifford Chance, he was a partner and served as head of private equity in the Frankfurt office. His role was taken over by Anselm Raddatz.
Kellett was with Clifford Chance for 21 years, having joined the firm in 1996.
At Linklaters, Kellett will work under Ralph Drebes, the firm’s head of private equity in Germany. Drebes said Kellett’s experience will help the firm achieve its growth goals.