25 September 2018
X Annual IBA Mergers and Acquisitions in Russia and CIS Conference
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3 September 2018
Magomed Gasanov – New ALRUD Partner
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27 August 2018
Maxim Alekseyev gave an interview to Korean Legal Times journal
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24 August 2018
ALRUD experts prepared an article for Data Protection Leader
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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
  • Fuchs Petrolub SE (Germany):
    Represented interests of Fuchs Petrolub SE (Germany), a leading global producer of lubricants, in FAS Russia with regard to acquisition of Statoil Fuel & Retail Lubricants Sweden AB, world's largest producer of automotive and industrial lubricants.
  • Mechel:

    Advised Mechel in offering to Gazprombank AO the option to purchase 49% share in the Elga coking coal deposit development project for 34.3 billion rubles

  • Biopharmaceuticals manufacturer:
    Advised an innovative biopharmaceuticals manufacturer, global manufacturing leader in orphan disease treatment, on relations with distributors in Russia and CIS countries, marketing strategy and activities
  • World-known Telecom operator:
    Advised a world-known Telecom operator on the data protection requirements applicable to its activites in Russia, including requirements to storing data on voice and text messages, secrecy of communications and lawful interception.
  • Russian major food commodity trader:

    Acted as Russian law counsels for the Russian major food commodity trader in the English law trade commodity London arbitration dispute at GAFTA on complex issues of Russian law.

  • US global provider:
    Advised a US global provider of employment and background screening services on the legal frameworks of rendering such services in Russia and on the regulation of processing and transfers of personal data.

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

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 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.’
  • 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”.
  • Chambers Europe:

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