25 November 2016
Maria Ostashenko, ALRUD Partner, commented on LinkedIn block in Russia
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21 November 2016
ALRUD experts participated in a Conference “Art Market Regulation”.
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17 November 2016
ALRUD Law Firm seminar “HR-compliance – myth or reality? Protecting the employer”.
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2 November 2016
ALRUD Law Firm experts prepared an article for Trusts&Estates journal
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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 of foreign
and Russian companies.

history of the company

Recent projects
  • World leader in air conditioning systems:
    Assisted a world leader in air conditioning systems with the legal advice on structuring relations with dealers as well as further preparing contractual documents under the chosen structure
  • Akvion:
    Advised shareholders of Akvion in the sale of the pharmaceutical products line to Recordati (Italy) for RUR 2,7 billion.
  • US energy corporation :
    Advised a US energy corporation on processing and cross-border transfer of personal data under the Russian laws.
  • UK company :

    Advised a UK company on cross-border transfers of personal data in relation to the investigation conducted by a UK state authority.

  • Dutch investment online bank Saxo Bank:
    Prepared a memorandum with a risk assessment related to compliance of the Dutch investment online bank Saxo Bank with the Law on advertising imposing limitations on advertisement of financial services by organizations that have not obtained permission to carry out the relevant financial activity in the RF.
  • Subsidiaries of the international corporation:
    Held a complex audit of HR documentation of subsidiaries of the international corporation that owns a major network of clothing shops and participated in remedying violations of the labour legislation identified during the HR audit.

The IFLR1000 ranking has published the list of the best law firms in the financial and corporate field of law. Every year ALRUD Law Firm is ranked very high by this publication.

The main thing

ALRUD in a new ranking of Chambers


June 24 the rating agency Chambers and Partners has published the results of the first study of law firms in the field of private law - Chambers High Net Worth Guide. The guide includes the leading law firms from 31 countries. ALRUD - the only Russian company, marked rating.
This year Russia is represented in the ranking in the category "Legal regulation of private capital." Practice Private customers ALRUD entered the first and only band (Band 1). Director Maxim Alekseyev practices, Senior Partner, is also highly recommended and marked by the publication in Band 1 in this area.  


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 Global:

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

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