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
  • US energy corporation :
    Advised a US energy corporation on processing and cross-border transfer of personal data under the Russian laws.
  • European autobus manufacturer:
    Defended a European autobus manufacturer in a claim of a leading Korean automobile manufacturer on trademarks non-use cancelation actions, including in the higher instance of the IP Court.
  • major company of “Rosatom” State Corporation:

    Successfully represented interests and advised major company of “Rosatom” State Corporation in the dispute on recovery of indebtedness exceeding Rub 400 million for the supplies of poor quality goods.

  • 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

  • the leading German self-service wholesaler :

    Advised and elaborated the strategy of defense in the Supreme Court of the RF for the leading German self-service wholesaler in a dispute with a supplier on recovery of losses caused by antitrust legislation infringement.

  • Russian Fashion stores:
    Advise the client - Russian Fashion stores - on the contract of a foreign design bureau for elaboration of a new design concept for the chain shops serving the casual clothes.

ALRUD was recognized by the world famous rating Global Competition Review 100 (GCR100) as one of the leading law firms in the sphere of competition law.

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”.
  • 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:

    ALRUD is a“domestic firm that really knows the terrain”
  • 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”.
  • The Legal 500:

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

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