Christine Bell
Christine BellPartner

Christine Bell is a founding partner of Rheem Bell & Freeman LLP. She has immense experience representing both domestic and international clients in sales and acquisitions of converted and/or newly constructed high-end condominium and cooperative apartments, multi-family buildings and townhouses. Beginning in Cologne, Germany, Christine worked as corporate counsel to Deutag GmbH & Co. KG, a prominent supplier of construction materials for projects throughout Germany and the European Union. She worked closely with the business managers of Deutag subsidiaries, as well as the officers of the Deutag parent company, on matters concerning day-to-day business transactions in addition to mergers and acquisitions. After immigrating to the United States, she worked as an international associate for United Technologies Corporation. Later, she worked as assistant counsel to UTC Fuel Cells, LLC which specialized in the research, development and distribution of fuel cells to various business and governmental entities, including the United States Department of Energy and Department of Transportation.

Education:

LL.M. Chicago-Kent College of Law 2000
Law Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München 1992

Bar Admissions:

New York 2001
Germany 1994