10 December 2018
Vassily Rudomino spoke at IBA Law Firm Management Conference
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19 November 2018
ALRUD Partner on IBA "Mergers and Acquisitions in Russia and CIS" Conference
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13 November 2018
Andrey Zharskiy spoke on AEB regular Legal Committee meeting
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12 November 2018
Anton Dzhuplin on Russian Law Week 2018 in London
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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
  • a global biopharmaceutical company:
    Providing ongoing consulting for a global biopharmaceutical company on legal and tax aspects of conclusion of contracts with the Client’s counterparties, as well as on the legal requirements applicable to the Client's activities in Russia.
  • global logistics organization:

    Lead the internal investigation in respect of fraudulent actions of the client’s (global logistics organization) CEO and several key employees. Following numerous interviews with employees and detailed review of company’s internal documents we managed to reveal fraudulent scheme of cash withdrawal. ALRUD further developed the strategy for dismissal of the CEO and several key employees for fraudulent activity as well as advised on options allowing the client to mitigate legal risks emerged in connection with such fraud.

  • producer of healthcare goods:
    Advised the leading producer of healthcare goods regarding the issues related to certification and registration of pharmaceuticals; advised on variety of issues related to compliance with state requirement regarding the products; represented the client in relations with Russian state bodies; advised on corporate and commercial issues as well as protection claims and disputes
  • UK company :

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

  • Russian tax resident:

    Advised a Russian tax resident carrying out the management of a foreign trade holding company. Analyzed the risks of acceptance of the holding managed from the Russian Federation by the tax resident as well as personal risks of an individual carrying out the actual management from the Russian Federation. Assessed the applicability of the Federal Law "On the voluntary declaration of assets by individuals and accounts (deposits) at banks and on amendments to certain legislative acts of the Russian Federation"; developed an action plan and worked out personal holding mechanism for individuals.

  • the leading German self-service wholesaler :

    Advised and elaborated the strategy of defense in the Supreme Court of the RF for the leading German self-service wholesaler in a dispute with a supplier on recovery of losses caused by antitrust legislation infringement.


April 10 the worldwide known ranking agency Chambers and Partners published the results of the Chambers Europe 2016 rating. ALRUD Law Firm has been ranked in the following fields of law: Banking & Finance (Band 4), Competition/Antitrust (Band 2), Corporate/M&A: High-end Capability (Band 2), Dispute Resolution: Domestic (Band 4), Employment (Band 2), Energy & Natural Resources (Band 4), Intellectual Property (Band 3), Real Estate (Band 4), Restructuring and Insolvency (Band 3), Tax (Band 4).

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:

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