25 April 2017
ALRUD Specialists prepared an article for “Yurist Kompanii” (“Lawyer of the company”) magazine
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24 April 2017
Maria Gnutova, Senior Associate of ALRUD’s Labour and Eployment Practice gave a comment for “Trudovye Spory” (“Labour Disputes”) magazine
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21 April 2017
Irina Anyukhina has prepared a review of Russian Employment Legislation for “The Employment Law Review”
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12 April 2017
ALRUD advances its position in Legal 500 EMEA 2017 rating
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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.
  • Mechel:

    Advised Mechel, a leading Russian mining and metals company, in offering to Gazprombank AO the option to purchase 49% share in the Elga coking coal deposit development project for 34.3 billion rubles.

  • Arkema S.A. (France):
    Represented interests of Arkema S.A. (France), a leading global chemical producer, with regard to acquisition of companies relating to the adhesives and sealants businesses of Total S.A., a global, integrated energy producer and provider, for approximately 1.74 billion Euro.
  • UK company :

    Advised a UK company on cross-border transfers of personal data in relation to the investigation conducted by a UK state authority.

  • Game controllers:
    Advised the client on labelling requirements applicable to game controllers
  • Maximuscle:
    Maximuscle on distribution issues and regulatory/registration issues.

ALRUD Competition/Antitrust practice was recognized as “Elite” in the 17th edition of the GCR 100

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 Global:

    Clients praise ALRUD as a “highly visible, solid player” for its “consistently high-quality, full-service advice and Russian-specific knowledge”.
  • 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.”
  • Legal 500:

    ALRUD Law Firm is ‘extremely devoted to its clients and will do its best to provide comprehensive, practical and valuable advice.’
  • The Legal 500:

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

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

    “This quality outfit is one of the top local firms for referral”.
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