7 March 2017
ALRUD Labour Practice specialists prepared an article for “Trydovye Spory” magazine
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2 March 2017
ALRUD Real Estate practice Specialists prepared an article for IBA Newsletter
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1 March 2017
German Zakharov becomes a new ALRUD Partner
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17 February 2017
German Zakharov moderated the Eurasian Antitrust 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
  • 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.
  • Global logistics company :
    Conducted internal investigation for a global logistics company in respect of fraudulent conduct of its Russian management.
  • Veropharm and Pharmacy Chain 36,6:
    Veropharm and Pharmacy Chain 36,6 on different issues, including IP protection, regulatory advice, corporate restructuring and preparation for sale and admission to the stock exchange.
  • 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
  • Large international company :
    Advised a large international company on FCPA application in Russia, developed and brought into compliance the company’s policies with the anti-bribery legislation considering provisions of the foreign legislation, in particular FCPA.
  • Swedish multinational retail-clothing company:
    ALRUD supported the deal of leasing out approx. 4 000 sqm building in the center of Moscow for 33 years on behalf of the landlord. The Tenant – Swedish multinational retail-clothing company, Moscow flagship store. 

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

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:

    “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:

    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 Europe:

    ALRUD is a“domestic firm that really knows the terrain”
  • 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:

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