ALRUD Law Firm

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

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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


TMT Legal Digest: "Key regulatory news in the TMT industry from June 2023 to February 2024"

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen, We would like to share with you an updated digest of the most significant laws and bills and regulatory innovations in the Technology, Media & Telecommunications sector for the period from June 2023 to February 2024, as well as trends in the future regulation of this industry. The TMT industry is currently experiencing significant regulatory pressure with changes constantly being made for both its service providers and the customers who use their products. As such, the regulation of hosting providers’ operations in Russia indirectly extends to a large number of companies that use the services of foreign providers...

Accreditation of IT companies: possible rule changes and restricting the moratorium on inspections

We would like to inform you about important potential changes regarding the state accreditation rules for IT companies1 and the current moratorium on inspections of IT companies2. 1. Changes in the state accreditation rules for IT companies The Ministry of Digital Development, Communications, and Mass Media of the Russian Federation ("Ministry of Digital Development") has introduced a draft decree of the Russian government ("Draft Decree")3, which simplifies the procedure for Russian companies to obtain state accreditation for information technologies...

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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...

Margarita Egiazarova speaks at the Russian-German Foreign Trade Chamber

On 17 April 2024 as part of the project “Foreign Trade Chamber Week in St. Peterburg” the “Day of General Directors” organized by the Russian-German Foreign Trade Chamber took place. Margarita Egiazarova, PhD in Law, Senior Associate in ALRUD Labour and Employment Practice, spoke on: “Key trends in labour relations: decision-relevant information”...