7 March 2017
ALRUD Labour Practice specialists prepared an article for “Trydovye Spory” magazine
Details >>
2 March 2017
ALRUD Real Estate practice Specialists prepared an article for IBA Newsletter
Details >>
1 March 2017
German Zakharov becomes a new ALRUD Partner
Details >>
17 February 2017
German Zakharov moderated the Eurasian Antitrust Forum
Details >>

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
  • European producer of automotive parts:
    Supported a European producer of automotive parts, with negotiating and entering into the automative components contract for delivery of certain products to Avtovaz.
  • provider of load balancing and cybersecurity services:

    Consulted a provider of load balancing and cybersecurity services for data centers regarding different issues related to entering the Russian market.

  • Swedish bank:
    Advised a Swedish bank on banking secrecy issues.
  • Globally known TV series producer:
    Advised a globally known TV series producer on copyright protection issues related to altering the series. 
  • US energy corporation :
    Advised a US energy corporation on processing and cross-border transfer of personal data under the Russian laws.
  • Mood Media:
    Represented interests of an international in-store music provider Mood Media in a WIPO claim to McDonalds on violation of exclusive performance rights.

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 Global:

    “This quality outfit is one of the top local firms for referral”.
  • Chambers Europe:

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

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