16 February 2018
ALRUD in Chambers 2018 rating
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16 February 2018
Alexander Zharskiy in Legal 500 Hall of Fame
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15 February 2018
Alrud’s seminar: “A THREAT FROM WITHIN”
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1 February 2018
Vassily Rudomino and Kira Egorova spoke at the Russian Wealth Advisors 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
  • Vimpelcom :

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

  • major company of “Rosatom” State Corporation:

    Successfully represented interests and advised major company of “Rosatom” State Corporation in the dispute on recovery of indebtedness exceeding Rub 400 million for the supplies of poor quality goods.

  • Major producer of packaging systems:
    Conducted a large-scale antimonopoly due diligence in a tight schedule of a major producer of packaging systems in Russia, made a relevant risk-assessment.
  • X5 Retail Group:

    Advised X5 Retail Group in relation to acquisition of retail facilities in Russian regions.

  • 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.
  • Foreign client:
    Advised a foreign client on compliance with corporate Anti-Money Laundering Policy and possibility of its application in the Russian Federation.

Information and analytical agency PREQVECA published the Rating of investment and legal consultants on the Russian market for the 1st semester of 2015 as part of the Mergers.ru / “Mergers and Acquisitions in Russia” project.

The main thing

Sergey Petrachkov - New ALRUD Partner

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Leading Russian law firm ALRUD is glad to announce the appointment of Sergey Petrachkov as an ALRUD partner. With effect from September 1, 2017 Sergey heads Dispute Resolution and Restructuring and Insolvency groups.

«We are glad to welcome Sergey as one of our firms’ Partners. Sergey has been a member of our team in Dispute Resolution and Restructuring and Insolvency groups for more than 8 years and he has passed through all main steps of the job ladder within the firm. Sergey’s colleagues as well as partner law firms point out his broad experience, and clients appreciate his ability to come up with effective and unconventional solutions for any challenges. We are sure that this promotion will lead Sergey to even greater success and will strengthen the position in these practice areas on the competitive legal market», - comments Senior Partner Vassily Rudomino.


Maxim Alekseyev

Senior Partner


  • 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:

    “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 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”.
  • Legal 500:

    ALRUD Law Firm is ‘extremely devoted to its clients and will do its best to provide comprehensive, practical and valuable advice.’
  • The Legal 500:

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