ALRUD Law Firm

Legal Services | Russia
tel: +7 495 234 9692 | fax: +7 495 956 3718
6nd Floor, 17 Skakovaya Str. | Moscow | 125040 | Russia

Main Contacts


Moscow, Russia


Established in 1991 by Senior Partners Maxim Alekseyev and Vassily Rudomino, ALRUD is widely recognized as one of the leading and most reputable Russian law firms.

We provide the full scope of legal services to local and international clients in the areas of corporate/M&A, competition/antitrust, banking & finance, intellectual property, commercial law, data protection/cybersecurity, dispute resolution, inward investment, employment, restructuring/insolvency, real estate and tax.

Our clients include blue-chip multinationals, privately owned companies and Russian State-owned enterprises.

Outside of our domestic market, our clients are spread across Europe, Asia, North and South America.

ALRUD serves clients across a range of industries including energy and natural resources, mining, banking and finance, consumer goods and retail, investment management, government and public services, healthcare and pharmaceutical, life sciences and chemicals, industrials, technology, media and telecoms, transport and logistics.

Year this Office was Established: 1991
Lawyers Worldwide: 100


Areas of Practice



Maxim  Alekseyev

Maxim Alekseyev

Senior Partner
Magomed  Gasanov

Magomed Gasanov

Partner, Advocate, PhD in Law
Dmitry  Kuptsov

Dmitry Kuptsov

Partner, Advocate, LL.M.
Sergey  Petrachkov

Sergey Petrachkov

Partner, Advocate
Vassily  Rudomino

Vassily Rudomino

Senior Partner
Andrey  Zharskiy

Andrey Zharskiy

Partner, Advocate


Sergey  Artemiev

Sergey Artemiev

Senior Associate
Denis  Bekker

Denis Bekker

Senior Associate
Elena  Chershintseva

Elena Chershintseva

Senior Associate
Margarita  Egiazarova

Margarita Egiazarova

Senior Associate
Ksenia  Erokhina

Ksenia Erokhina

Senior Associate
Vera  Komarova

Vera Komarova

Dina  Kravchenko

Dina Kravchenko

Senior Associate

Of Counsel

Kira  Egorova

Kira Egorova

Of Counsel
Oleg  Ezhov

Oleg Ezhov

Of Counsel
Elena  Novikova

Elena Novikova

Of Counsel
Boris  Ostroukhov

Boris Ostroukhov

Of Counsel
Anastasia  Petrova

Anastasia Petrova

Of Counsel
Olga  Pimanova

Olga Pimanova

Of Counsel
Stanislav  Veselov

Stanislav Veselov

Of Counsel


Natalia  Bashmakova

Natalia Bashmakova

Senior Attorney
Pavel  Ravun

Pavel Ravun

Head of IT
Galina  Surovtseva

Galina Surovtseva

Marketing Director
Ekaterina  Vasenkova

Ekaterina Vasenkova

Marketing Manager


Concise and to the point with ALRUD: HR & DIGITAL (?18)

The Russian government has approved draft amendments to the Russian Criminal Code that increase the severity of punishment for leaks of personal data (“PD”) The amendments have changed slightly compared with the version adopted in the first reading. The Ministry of Internal Affairs (MVD) proposed mitigating liability for leaks and editing the wording so that penalties are imposed only in the event of the leakage of (1) data of 50 or more PD subjects, or (2) information about people’s private life, personal or family secrets, special categories of PD, or biometric PD...

Changes in products = changes in compliance documentation

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen! Most of the products imported to Russia are subject to strict regulations under Russian and EAEU1 laws. They are regulated by: The general legislation of Federal Law No. 184-FZ dated 27 December 2002 “On Technical Regulation”, which is applied in the absence of special regulation; Special technical regulations for certain types of goods, e.g., on the safety of machinery and equipment, wheeled vehicles, light industry goods, goods intended for children and teenagers, food products, etc.; Special legislation for medicines, medical devices, dietary supplements, etc...

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ALRUD team advised Kraft Heinz on the sale of its baby food business

ALRUD law firm represented the interests of Kraft Heinz in the sale of its two affiliated companies in Russia – baby food manufacturers producing more than 30 000 tons of dry and thin cereal per year. Chernogolovka was the buyer. ALRUD team provided full legal support of the transaction and advised on the transaction approval procedure in Russia...

Anastasia Petrova speaks at AmCham HR-Conference

On 24 April 2024 the American Chamber of Commerce in Russia (“AmCham Russia”) held its annual HR-Conference ”Adapting HR to a Changing World”. Anastasia Petrova, Of Counsel in ALRUD Labour and Employment Practice, spoke on the topic: ”Artificial Intelligence: Legal Aspects in Labour Relations”. In her speech the expert addressed the following issues: Concept of AI in the legislation; Initiatives relating to AI in Russia and abroad; Risk of discrimination when using AI; Targeted job advertisements; Risks of recognizing AI use as inadmissible; Admissible spheres of AI application in HR; Court practice: application of AI in HR; Case on deepfake, works made for hire and AI...