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Irina Anyukhina

Irina Anyukhina



  • Commercial Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Healthcare and Pharmaceutical
  • Data Protection
  • Labour and Employment

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Labour and Employment
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IBA Group
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Irina Anyukhina is the ALRUD Law Firm partner heading Labour and Employment practice.

Irina is a recommended expert on Labour law, advising international and Russian companies on international and cross-border workplace issues, reductions and restructurings, senior executives and expatriate issues.

Irina operates at the interface of employment and corporate laws in cases involving mergers and acquisitions, implementation of incentive programmes, executive compensation and benefits, global and local employment policies, outsourcing, and employee privacy issues.

Irina is often involved in cross-border and internal investigations of employees’ misconduct. Irina represents clients in out-of-court settlements and disputes with employees.

Irina Anyukhina joined ALRUD in 2002 and became partner in 2007. Clients praise Irina for her business-oriented approach, outstanding communication skills, thoughtfulness and ability to clearly enunciate the core of the matter.

Irina graduated from the Moscow State University of International Affairs with Ministry of International Affairs of Russia, Public international law division of International law department.

Irina coordinates cooperation with Ius Laboris, the largest international alliance of Labour law professionals. She regularly speaks at international conferences, and is a member of International Bar Association (IBA) and American Bar Association (ABA).

Irina is also an active member of the Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA), a network of independent law firms, which provides a worldwide resource to individuals and corporations interested in answers to questions and solutions to problems involving the complex legal issues affecting advertisers and marketers.

Bar Admissions

Irina is a member of International Bar Association (IBA) and American Bar Association (ABA).


Irina Anyukhina graduated from Moscow State Institute of International Relations under Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Law Faculty, International Public Law Department.
Areas of Practice

Commercial Law | Data Protection | Healthcare and Pharmaceutical | Intellectual Property | Labour and Employment | Mergers & Acquisitions / Joint Ventures | Telecommunication, Media and Technology | White-Collar Crime, Compliance and Internal Investigations

Professional Career

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • International Bar Association


Irina is a frequent speaker at foreign and domestic conferences and contributes to legal periodicals on various areas of Labour law.

Her speaking and publication activities include several foreign conferences and contributions to legal periodicals in various areas of corporate, commercial and labour law.

Professional Activities and Experience

Irina Anyukhina joined ALRUD in 2002 and has been a partner since 2007. Prior to joining ALRUD, she worked as a legal counsel for major Russian and foreign companies.

COVID-19: What Should Employers Take into Account During the Non-Working Week and General Self-Isolation Regime?
ALRUD Law Firm, March 2020

The Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of the Russian Federation published, on its website, Recommendations (and Additions to them) for employees and employers, in connection with the decree of the President of the Russian Federation of 25.03.2020 No. 206 “On declaring non-working days in the Russian Federation”...

COVID-19: Nationwide Paid Week-Off and Anti-Crisis Measures to Support Business and People During Pandemic in Russia
ALRUD Law Firm, March 2020

On 25th March 2020,President Putin made an official COVID-19 address to the nation, in which he announced a series of measures aimed at reducing the spread of the COVID-19 and lower the negative impact on the Russian economy. Among others, President Putin stated that the period from March 30th till April 3th, 2020 would be a nationwide paid week-off, which is formalized by a special Presidential Decree, and which is obligatory for everyone in Russia...

Current trends in court practice on discrimination claims in Russia
ALRUD Law Firm, September 2017

Irina Anyukhina, ALRUD Partner, heading Labour and Employment practice, prepared an article for September issue of “Discrimination and Equality Law News”, published by International Bar Association Legal Practice Division. In the article, Irina describes current trends in court practice on discrimination claims in Russia...

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