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
  • leading Italian boiler manufacturer :

    Represented a leading Italian boiler manufacturer in five simultaneous labour disputes initiated by its employees who claimed overdue salary. The Team managed to settle the disputes amicably on conditions that significantly decreased the employees’ demands

  • Solopharm (Russia):
    Solopharm (Russia) on different issues related to construction and putting into operation of a new pharmaceutical plant producing a wide variety of sterile solutions, including obtaining project financing over 1 bln. RUR from VTB bank.
  • Gazpromneft:

    Advised Gazpromneft in a variety of local and cross-border M&A transactions, including on comprehensive due diligence and purported acquisition of the operating companies holding licenses for exploration and production of oil in Khanty-Mansiyskiy region

  • private clients:

    Advised Russian private clients (owners and leaseholders of land plots) on various projects related to development and construction of trade, office and residential complexes in Moscow as part of joint ventures with investors (several projects in Moscow implemented by the clients jointly with Tashir Group).

  • A client:

    Consulted a client on possible tax, currency risks and consequences of the transfer of assets in direct holding because of the winding-up of a foreign structure. Prepared recommendations regarding restructuring of the holding and possible means to reduce risks taking into account the necessity of disposition of cash assets kept on accounts abroad.

  • 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.


The international ranking Who’s Who Legal recognized ALRUD Law Firm as the best law firm in Russia in 2016.

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 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 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 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”.
  • 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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