15 April 2019
ALRUD experts published an article about the issues related to estate planning in the STEP Journal
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15 April 2019
ALRUD took leading position in the Legal 500 EMEA 2019 Rating
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12 April 2019
Maxim Alekseyev moderated the session of the Adam Smith 9th International Summit and participated in the round table
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9 April 2019
Maxim Alekseyev spoke at the conference “Future of Cyprus for Russian Business”
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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
  • one of the largest European railway operators:

    Successfully represented one of the largest European railway operators in the dispute on restoration of corporate control in the Russian subsidiary.

  • Private client :

    Advised Private client on the practicable methods of assets’ ownership subject to the requirements of the Russian currency control legislation, ensuring assets protection and solving issues regarding continuity of succession.

  • one of the world’s largest producers of polyethylene and polypropylene :

    Provided complex legal support to one of the world’s largest producers of polyethylene and polypropylene in view of restructuring of its operations in Russia, advised on introduction of HR compliance policies and procedures.

  • NYK Line (Japan):
    Represented NYK Line (Japan), one of the largest shipping companies in the world, regarding the case initiated by FAS Russia on violation of antimonopoly legislation on the market of international sea container shipping and advised Client on the strategy of interaction with the antimonopoly authority, as a result of which the Client was not held liable for breach of the competition law.
  • large international oil trading company:

    Supported the large international oil trading company in the area of immigration regulation. The said support implied advising on immigration related issues (such as formalization of employment of foreign employees in Russia, formalization of secondments of foreign employees to the local (Russian) entity of the client from perspective of the Russian immigration regulation, etc.) as well as support on obtaining documentation implied under Russian immigration law (e.g., obtaining invitations required for applying for work and business visas, obtaining work permits, etc.)

  • Veropharm and Pharmacy Chain 36,6:
    Veropharm and Pharmacy Chain 36,6 on different issues, including IP protection, regulatory advice, corporate restructuring and preparation for sale and admission to the stock exchange.

Best Lawyers, one of the eldest law rankings announced the results of the Russian law market research. ALRUD Law firm is repeatedly mentioned by the ranking among the leaders, and received the highest recommendations on key legal areas.

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


  • Chambers Europe:

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