14 January 2017
Maria Ostashenko prepared an article for Leading Internet Case Law
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23 December 2016
Vassily Rudomino took part in 10-th Annual IBA Law Firm Management Conference
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7 December 2016
ALRUD Specialists prepared an article about Russia for “The Private Wealth & Private Client Review”
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25 November 2016
Maria Ostashenko, ALRUD Partner, commented on LinkedIn block in Russia
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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
  • Maximuscle:
    Maximuscle on distribution issues and regulatory/registration issues.
  • World leader in air conditioning systems:
    Assisted a world leader in air conditioning systems with the legal advice on structuring relations with dealers as well as further preparing contractual documents under the chosen structure
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • UK company :

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

  • North Atlantic Drilling Ltd. (NADL):

    Advised North Atlantic Drilling Ltd. (NADL) and Seadrill Limited on co-operation agreement with Rosneft in the Russian offshore and onshore drilling market


On April 13 rating agency Legal 500 has published annual rating for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). In 2016 ALRUD has improved its positions and broadened its presence in the rating.

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:

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

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

    “This quality outfit is one of the top local firms for referral”.
  • The Legal 500:

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