Who We Are

Russell Kelley, the principal of Russell Kelley Consulting LLC, is a U.S. lawyer with more than 30 years' international business experience working for groups in a wide range of industries with operations in more than 100 countries around the world. From 2002-12, he was General Counsel of Publicis Groupe in Paris. From 2000-01, he was General Counsel and Company Secretary of Allied Domecq PLC in Bristol, England. From 1998-99, he was General Counsel and Company Secretary of LucasVarity plc in London. From 1978-97, he held various legal positions with international responsibilities with Schlumberger Limited in Europe, the United States and Asia. 

Russell Kelley received a Juris Doctor degree from Boston University School of Law in 1974, and was previously admitted to practice law in Massachusetts, Texas, the District of Columbia and California.

Russell Kelley, who is fluent in French, now divides his time between the United States and France.