16 February 2018
Alexander Zharskiy in Legal 500 Hall of Fame
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1 February 2018
Vassily Rudomino and Kira Egorova spoke at the Russian Wealth Advisors Forum
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25 January 2018
Alrud has been nominated for the Lawyer European Awards
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22 January 2018
Irina Anyukhina prepared an article for the European Employment Law Update international publication
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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 citizen and a resident of the Russian Federation :

    Consulted a client - a citizen and a resident of the Russian Federation with respect to matters arising during the receiving of the inheritance property, located in the UK.

  • Global logistics company :
    Conducted internal investigation for a global logistics company in respect of fraudulent conduct of its Russian management.
  • 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.

  • leading Italian boiler manufacturer:

    Represented a leading Italian boiler manufacturer in five simultaneous labour disputes initiated by its employees who claimed overdue salary. Disputes were settled amicably on conditions that significantly decreased the employees’ demands.

  • foreign citizen:

    Consulted foreign citizen, a tax resident of the Russian Federation, on the restructuring of the assets owned by him, providing the base for determination of individual income tax.

  • International packaging company:
    Conducted complex internal investigation for an international packaging company on possibility of bringing its employees to liability for criminal conduct against the company. Elaborated approaches on possibility of official investigation.

ALRUD was recognized by the world famous rating Global Competition Review 100 (GCR100) as one of the leading law firms in the sphere of competition law.

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


  • 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.
  • 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:

    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.”
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