16 October 2018
Andrey Zharskiy - speaker on Open Innovations Forum
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28 September 2018
Kira Egorova took part in the seminar at the Italian Embassy in Russia
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25 September 2018
X Annual IBA Mergers and Acquisitions in Russia and CIS Conference
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17 September 2018
Kira Egorova and Ekaterina Vasina made a presentation at the IV Private Equity Forum
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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
  • 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

  • major company dealing with compressed air systems for pumps and tools:

    Advised a major company dealing with compressed air systems for pumps and tools on a range of employment matters, including advice on complex audit conducted by the State Labor Authority based on an employee’s complaint. The Team fully coordinated the audit and managed to mitigate major risks of employees’ suspensions and minimize fines for revealed incompliances

  • Vi Holding:

    Advised Vi Holding (Russian industrial and investment Group) in respect of the acquisition of 50% shares and implementation of a JV green field platinum mining project in Zimbabwe, Africa

  • European producer of automotive parts:
    Supported a European producer of automotive parts, with negotiating and entering into the automative components contract for delivery of certain products to Avtovaz.
  • Vimpelcom :

    Advised Vimpelcom (one of the world’s largest integrated telecommunications services operators) in acquisition of telecommunications assets and companies in Russia.

  • CEFC China Energy Company Limited:
    Advised CEFC China Energy Company Limited in the acquisition of 14.16% shares in the Russian oil company Rosneft, this transaction being one of the major deals of the year on the Russian market.
Alexander Zharskiy has been included in new Legal 500 rating – Hall of Fame. Hall of Fame highlights individuals who have received constant praise by their clients for continued excellence.
The main thing

Magomed Gasanov – New ALRUD Partner

ALRUD, a leading Russian law firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of Magomed Gasanov as a new partner of the firm with effect from September 1, 2018.

"We are pleased to welcome Magomed Gasanov among the firm’s partners. Magomed has a unique experience in representing clients in Russian courts of all instances, which is recognized by his colleagues, partners and clients of the firm. For the past 3 years, the Practice itself and the number of projects within it have increased more than two times, the number of projects in the field of criminal law has increased considerably. Therefore, we are sure that the appointment of a new partner to the Dispute Resolution Practice will strengthen the team's work, expand the specialization of our services and bring further success to us and our clients,” commented Vassily Rudomino, Senior Partner.


Maxim Alekseyev

Senior Partner


  • The Legal 500:

    «ALRUD Law Firm is one of the very best local independent firms in Russia».
  • 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.”
  • Legal 500:

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

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

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