25 July 2018
ALRUD remains being the leading Russian law firm in Chambers HNW 2018 rating
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18 July 2018
ALRUD Senior Partner in The Private Client Global Elite 2018 rating
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12 July 2018
ALRUD Specialists prepared an article for professional association: The Society For Human Resource Management
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10 July 2018
ALRUD experts prepared an article on social casino websites in Russia for Online Gambling Lawyer
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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
    Represented interests of ADB BVBA, large producer of airfield technology, in FAS Russia with regard to acquisition of Safegate International AB (Sweden), world's largest producer of solutions providing advanced security, efficiency and environmental benefits at airports
  • Rolls-Royce Holdings plc. (UK):
    Represented interests of Rolls-Royce Holdings plc. (UK), a worldwide leader in development and manufacture of civil aircraft engines and power systems for military aerospace, marine and energy applications, in FAS Russia within obtaining the pre-transaction approval to the acquisition by Rolls-Royce of sole control over an existing joint venture with Daimler AG, a German multinational automotive corporation, for approximately 3.3 billion US dollars for stake in the abovementioned joint venture.
  • Atlantik Sea Food:

    Advised Atlantik Sea Food in respect to JV project in Senegal for development of fish processing plant

  • 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.
  • Heel:
    Heel on license and distributor agreement termination.
  • Mechel:

    Advised Mechel in offering to Gazprombank AO the option to purchase 49% share in the Elga coking coal deposit development project for 34.3 billion rubles


April 12 Legal 500, one of the most competent legal magazines, published the results of periodic research. The ranking is based on feedback from 250 000 in-house peers and clients and information on key deals.

The main thing

ALRUD - law firm of the year 2018 in Russia

For a third consecutive year the international ranking Who’s Who Legal recognizes ALRUD Law Firm as Russian Law Firm of the Year.

Since 1996 every year the ranking identifies the leading law firms and lawyers in key areas of the law in 60 countries. Who's Who Legal awards the best lawyers and law firms on the basis of a comprehensive study of the independent activity and development of the companies.


Maxim Alekseyev

Senior Partner


  • Chambers Europe:

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

    “This quality outfit is one of the top local firms for referral”.
  • Chambers Europe:

    “You can expect something different here from mere generic advice - these guys really try to get to grips with the individual issues affecting a particular case.”
  • The Legal 500:

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

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