12 October 2017
Andrey Zharskiy will speak at an investment workshop 2nd AccEssMeeting Investment Workshop: RUSSIA-CHINA
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21 September 2017
ALRUD sponsored MSU Law faculty membership in IBA
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20 September 2017
Sergey Petrachkov acted as a speaker at the conference “The institute of bankruptcy in Russia”
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20 September 2017
Kira Egorova prepared an article for the SPEAR’S magazine
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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 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.

  • wealthy Russian businessman:

    Consulted a wealthy Russian businessman in implementation and management of an investment project (hotel in Turkey).

  • North Atlantic Drilling and Seadrill:
    Advised North Atlantic Drilling and Seadrill on a long-term investment and co-operation Agreement with Rosneft to pursue growth opportunities offshore and onshore in the Russian drilling market.
  • World-known Telecom operator:
    Advised a world-known Telecom operator on the data protection requirements applicable to its activites in Russia, including requirements to storing data on voice and text messages, secrecy of communications and lawful interception.
  • Well-known developer of a platform:
    Prepared a step-by-step action plan for introducing software of a well-known developer of a platform aimed at distributing streamed media (music, video) to the Russian market, including analysis of agreements to be entered into with collective management organizations, music publishing houses and other right holders.
  • Fuchs Petrolub SE (Germany):
    Represented interests of Fuchs Petrolub SE (Germany), a leading global producer of lubricants, in FAS Russia with regard to acquisition of Statoil Fuel & Retail Lubricants Sweden AB, world's largest producer of automotive and industrial lubricants.

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

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 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”.
  • 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.”
  • The Legal 500:

    «ALRUD Law Firm is one of the very best local independent firms in Russia».
  • Legal 500:

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