7 December 2017
ALRUD experts prepared a chapter on Russian law for Private Wealth & Private Client Review
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7 December 2017
Vassily Rudomino and German Zakharov participated in Eurasian Anti-Cartel Forum
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4 December 2017
Vassily Rudomino spoke at IBA Law Firm Management Conference
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29 November 2017
ALRUD experts prepared a chapter on Russian law for Executive Remuneration Review
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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
  • Olam International:

    Olam International (a global leader in the agriculture sector) in acquisition of cargo terminal in sea port Azov (Russia) and in establishment a JV for dairy and grains farming (Rusmolco).

  • multinational and a global manufacturer of welding products:

    Consulted an American multinational and a global manufacturer of welding products, arc welding equipment, welding consumables, plasma and oxy-fuel cutting equipment and robotic welding systems regarding the rules of determination of the country of origin.

  • Russian citizen on a wil:

    Consulted a Russian citizen on a will. Prepared comments to the will executed by Swiss law regarding the law applicable to the succession, the formal requirements of making a will, and the contents of the will.

  • Trust deed:

    Consulted on development of particular recommendations for providing additional protection for existed trust deed. Recommendations included trust transfer to another jurisdiction and conversion from revocable to irrevocable. The project was executed jointly with lawyers from Cyprus and Jersey.

  • global logistics company:

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

  • 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


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

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


  • 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.’
  • 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.
  • 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”.
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