17 April 2018
Irina Anyukhina has reviewed current developments in the Russian labour legislation for The Employment Law Review
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12 April 2018
Alrud strengthens its positions in the Legal 500 EMEA 2018 ratings
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3 April 2018
Andrey Zharskiy at the conference devoted to Russian office property
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8 March 2018
ALRUD ranked by Chambers Europe 2018
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Law Firm ALRUD was founded in 1991.
Today ALRUD is one of the leading Russian companies,
providing consulting services in the field of law
and taxation to foreign
and Russian companies.

history of the company

Recent projects
  • Sojitz Corporation:
    Advised Sojitz Corporation in respect to the several joint venture business in Russia related to automotive industry
  • North Atlantic Drilling and Seadrill:
    Advised North Atlantic Drilling and Seadrill on a long-term investment and co-operation Agreement with Rosneft to pursue growth opportunities offshore and onshore in the Russian drilling market.
  • global producer of consumer goods:

    Advised a global producer of consumer goods on acquiring a manufacturing site (land plots and buildings) in Novgorod region.

  • Solopharm (Russia):
    Solopharm (Russia) on different issues related to construction and putting into operation of a new pharmaceutical plant producing a wide variety of sterile solutions, including obtaining project financing over 1 bln. RUR from VTB bank.
  • Russian tax resident:

    Advised a Russian tax resident carrying out the management of a foreign trade holding company. Analyzed the risks of acceptance of the holding managed from the Russian Federation by the tax resident as well as personal risks of an individual carrying out the actual management from the Russian Federation. Assessed the applicability of the Federal Law "On the voluntary declaration of assets by individuals and accounts (deposits) at banks and on amendments to certain legislative acts of the Russian Federation"; developed an action plan and worked out personal holding mechanism for individuals.

  • declaring in a judicial proceeding the rights of the heir:

    Consulted on declaring in a judicial proceeding the rights of the heir, the citizen and the resident of the United States, to the inheritance property situated in the Russian Federation. Registered the ownership of the inheritance property.


June 24, 2016 the ranking agency Chambers and Partners published their first guide for the private wealth market. Chambers HNW (High Net Worth) 2016 includes list of leading law firms from 31 countries. ALRUD Law Firm is the only ranked Russian law firm.

The main thing

Sergey Petrachkov - New ALRUD Partner

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Leading Russian law firm ALRUD is glad to announce the appointment of Sergey Petrachkov as an ALRUD partner. With effect from September 1, 2017 Sergey heads Dispute Resolution and Restructuring and Insolvency groups.

«We are glad to welcome Sergey as one of our firms’ Partners. Sergey has been a member of our team in Dispute Resolution and Restructuring and Insolvency groups for more than 8 years and he has passed through all main steps of the job ladder within the firm. Sergey’s colleagues as well as partner law firms point out his broad experience, and clients appreciate his ability to come up with effective and unconventional solutions for any challenges. We are sure that this promotion will lead Sergey to even greater success and will strengthen the position in these practice areas on the competitive legal market», - comments Senior Partner Vassily Rudomino.


Maxim Alekseyev

Senior Partner


  • Chambers Global:

    ALRUD is appreciated for its “forward-thinking team, led by excellent senior partners, which is committed to providing an international standard work product and high level of responsiveness”.
  • Chambers Europe:

    ALRUD is a“domestic firm that really knows the terrain”
  • Chambers Europe:

    The firm’s key strength is its regional knowledge, which makes it a popular choice for referrals.
  • Legal 500:

    ALRUD Law Firm is ‘extremely devoted to its clients and will do its best to provide comprehensive, practical and valuable advice.’
  • The Legal 500:

    «ALRUD Law Firm is one of the very best local independent firms in Russia».
  • Chambers Global:

    Clients praise ALRUD as a “highly visible, solid player” for its “consistently high-quality, full-service advice and Russian-specific knowledge”.
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