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
Alexander  Kleschev

Alexander Kleschev

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


Legal Regulatory Guide Russia Key changes and trends 2022

After a long pause, we are pleased to release a new version of our regulatory Guides. To cover the gap since the last publication, we would like to devote this Guide to an overview of key changes and trends that took place in 2022. 2022 was a challenging year for many companies working on the Russian market as well as for the Russian market and economy as a whole. In response to challenges and threats, the Russian state authorities introduced a number of measures to ensure stability in turnover and mitigate negative consequences for different sectors of the Russian economy. Many of the legislative initiatives introduced over the last year were borne out of necessity (e.g...

Regulation in cross-border transfer of personal data

As a part of a reform of Russian data protection laws, Roskomnadzor adopted new rules for ban or restriction of cross-border transfer of personal data outside of Russia. Roskomnadzor may decide to ban or restrict cross-border transfer of personal data in the following cases: After the consideration of a data controller’s notification on cross-border transfer of personal data; Upon the motion of a competent authority to Roskomnadzor. Read more information here:   We kindly remind you that new rules for cross-border transfer of personal data will come into force on March 01, 2023...

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IT accreditation according to the new rules was launched today in Russia

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen! Please be informed that today the online form for submission of applications for IT accreditation according to the new rules was launched. As a reminder, on September 30, 2022, the Russian government approved the new rules and criteria for IT companies accreditation. Previously, in order to obtain the state accreditation, IT companies needed only to have the appropriate code of economic activities (OKVED) in the field of information technology registered at tax authorities, and to complete the application procedure via the e-government portal “Gosuslugi”...