25 November 2016
Maria Ostashenko, ALRUD Partner, commented on LinkedIn block in Russia
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21 November 2016
ALRUD experts participated in a Conference “Art Market Regulation”.
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17 November 2016
ALRUD Law Firm seminar “HR-compliance – myth or reality? Protecting the employer”.
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2 November 2016
ALRUD Law Firm experts prepared an article for Trusts&Estates journal
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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 of foreign
and Russian companies.

history of the company

Recent projects
  • Mechel:
    Advising 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.
  • Well-known electronic payment system:
    Legal DD on compliance with data privacy and information security laws of Russian well-known electronic payment system.
  • UK company :

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

  • Fashion manufacturer:
    Advised one of the world known fashion manufacturers on launching e-commerce project for Russia, drafted the legal documentation, advised on consumer rights’ issues, product liability and recall programs.
  • Pharmaceutical manufacture:
    Advised one of the leading pharmaceutical manufactures with the assessment of the Russian food law requirements with regard to ingredients contained in formulas of blends for use in bread products in Russia.
  • Alcohol Advertising :
    Prepared Guidance on Alcohol Advertising for one of the leading spirits companies in the world with respect to advertising during sport events held in Russia.

April 25 the worldwide known ranking agency Chambers and Partners published the results of the Chambers Europe 2015 rating. ALRUD Law Firm confirmed and improved its position in the ranking.

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 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”.
  • 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”.
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