Dragon heart?

In order to keep the news of former Lovells German managing partner Oliver Felsenstein’s move a secret, Clifford Chance‘s German management gave the private equity star the code name Siegfried.

Tulkinghorn wants to know how much he lives up to his pseudonym.

As Wagnerians will know, Siegfried is famous for killing a dragon, cooking its heart, tasting the blood – and understanding birdsong.

Does Clifford Chance Frankfurt chief Chris Kellett know something that we don’t?