25 April 2017
ALRUD Specialists prepared an article for “Yurist Kompanii” (“Lawyer of the company”) magazine
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24 April 2017
Maria Gnutova, Senior Associate of ALRUD’s Labour and Eployment Practice gave a comment for “Trudovye Spory” (“Labour Disputes”) magazine
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21 April 2017
Irina Anyukhina has prepared a review of Russian Employment Legislation for “The Employment Law Review”
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12 April 2017
ALRUD advances its position in Legal 500 EMEA 2017 rating
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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
  • provider of load balancing and cybersecurity services:

    Consulted a provider of load balancing and cybersecurity services for data centers regarding different issues related to entering the Russian market.

  • Toy manufacturer:
    Assisted world known toy manufacturer with review and negotiating with the Russian party terms of the license agreement which included granting set of IP rights to operate client's monobrand stores across Russia.
    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
  • European autobus manufacturer:
    Defended a European autobus manufacturer in a claim of a leading Korean automobile manufacturer on trademarks non-use cancelation actions, including in the higher instance of the IP Court.
  • Credit Suisse AG:

    Represented interests of Credit Suisse AG in the litigation related to the claim for payment for shares traded on Russian stock exchange and in counterclaim for damages due to late delivery.

  • Mechel:

    Advised Mechel, a leading Russian mining and metals company, in offering to Gazprombank AO the option to purchase 49% share in the Elga coking coal deposit development project for 34.3 billion rubles.


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

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 Europe:

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

    Clients praise ALRUD as a “highly visible, solid player” for its “consistently high-quality, full-service advice and Russian-specific knowledge”.
  • The Legal 500:

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

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