3 August 2017
ALRUD Senior Partner interview for The American Lawyer
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1 August 2017
ALRUD Specialists prepared an article for “Yurist Kompanii” magazine
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25 July 2017
Maria Ostashenko will participate in IBA Europe-Caucasus-Asia Forum 2017
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19 July 2017
ALRUD article for Data Protection Leader magazine
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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
  • 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.

  • manufacturer of complex self-service and security systems:

    Consulted a manufacturer of complex self-service and security systems for banks and financial institutions on issues of terminating employment relations with the top management of the Russian company in connection with the FCPA violations

  • Manufacturer of innovative cleaning products:
    Assisted the client - a world wide known manufacturer of innovative cleaning products - with developing structure of contractual relations and preparing commercial agreement to be concluded with the Russian partner as a contractor for manufacturing and distribution of the client's products in Russia
  • 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.
  • TOUS, well-known Spanish manufacturer of jewelry for young persons:
    Advised TOUS, well-known Spanish manufacturer of jewelry for young persons on the issues related to holding contests and marketing events with participation of Russian citizens in publicly available places. 
  • Russian high net worth businessman:

    Consulted a Russian high net worth businessman in a project regarding contemplated purchase of a yacht; advised on ownership structure options, provided lawyers and administrators with necessary information and documents.


The Lawyer European Awards 2015 Ceremony took place on 12th March at the Marriott Grosvenor Square Hotel in London. The evening was a resounding success, with trophies awarded to firms from across the continent. According to the rating results, The Lawyer awarded ALRUD as the best law firm in Russia in 2015.

The main thing

German Zakharov becomes a new ALRUD Partner


Leading Russian law firm ALRUD announces that on 1 March, 2017 German Zakharov became a partner. German is a member at “Competition/Antitrust” and “White collar crime, compliance and internal investigations” practices.

German is a recognized expert with huge experience in the antitrust regulation. Clients highly praise his work and note his ability to efficiently solve unusual problems. Antitrust practice is one of the strategic areas for our company, and we are sure that this appointment will strengthen the whole team and ensure success for us and our clients,” — comments Senior Partner Vassily Rudomino.


Maxim Alekseyev

Senior Partner


  • Chambers Europe:

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

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

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