20 May 2017
ALRUD Partners on the annual Saint Petersburg International Legal Forum
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15 May 2017
ALRUD - Law firm of the year in Russia
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26 April 2017
ALRUD Senior Partner at 8th Wealth Management & Private Banking Summit
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25 April 2017
ALRUD Specialists prepared an article for “Yurist Kompanii” (“Lawyer of the company”) 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
  • Swedish financial services group:

    Advised Swedish financial services group on structuring of dismissal of the top executive and corporate official of the client. The elaborated plan of dismissal allowed the client to significantly minimize costs associated with the dismissal as the contract of the executive provided for golden parachute estimated in millions of Rubles.

  • Louis Dreyfus :

    Advised Louis Dreyfus on acquisition of grain terminal and negotiating of the EPC contract for its development.

  • Toy manufacturer:
    Assisted world known toy manufacturer with review and negotiating with the Russian party terms of the license agreement which included granting set of IP rights to operate client's monobrand stores across Russia.
  • World's largest social investment network:
    Prepared an advice for the world's largest social investment network providing services on the Forex dealers market regarding options for rendering advertising services on the Russian market.
  • large international producer of electronic automation systems:

    Conducted several internal investigations for a large international producer of electronic automation systems on antitrust violations in its Russian office and conducted risk assessment of potential investigations by the law enforcement agencies. As a result, elaborated approaches on mitigation of risks.

  • Game controllers:
    Advised the client on labelling requirements applicable to game controllers

Periodic issue of annual guide Chambers Global has been published. ALRUD law firm is presented there in following fields: Corporate, M&A and Dispute Resolution.

The main thing

ALRUD in a new ranking of Chambers


June 24 the rating agency Chambers and Partners has published the results of the first study of law firms in the field of private law - Chambers High Net Worth Guide. The guide includes the leading law firms from 31 countries. ALRUD - the only Russian company, marked rating.
This year Russia is represented in the ranking in the category "Legal regulation of private capital." Practice Private customers ALRUD entered the first and only band (Band 1). Director Maxim Alekseyev practices, Senior Partner, is also highly recommended and marked by the publication in Band 1 in this area.  


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:

    “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”.
  • The Legal 500:

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

    “This quality outfit is one of the top local firms for referral”.
  • Legal 500:

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