Magomed Gasanov > ALRUD Law Firm > Moscow, Russia > Lawyer Profile

ALRUD Law Firm
125040 MOSCOW

Work Department

Dispute Resolution, Restructuring and Insolvency , White Collar Crime, Compliance and Investigations


Magomed Gasanov is a Partner of Dispute Resolution, Restructuring and Insolvency Practices, and Head of White Collar Crime, Compliance and Investigations in ALRUD Law Firm.

The main expertise of Magomed is support of complex court cases which include representation of client’s interests in Russian state courts of all instances (arbitration courts and courts of general jurisdiction) and international arbitration tribunals in a wide range of economic disputes, including real estate, corporate disputes and bankruptcy proceedings.

Furthermore, Magomed actively participates in internal investigations and inspections of government bodies. He has extensive experience in advising clients on the issues of criminal law and representation of clients at all stages of criminal proceedings on economic crimes.

Magomed also has vast experience in advising clients on the issues of protection of real estates and anti-corruption compliance.


Magomed joined ALRUD law firm in 2010.


Russian, English


Magomed is an advocate, a member of the Moscow City Bar Association, the International Bar Association (IBA) and American Bar Association (ABA).


Magomed graduated from Lomonosov Moscow State University, faculty of law. He is PhD in Law (2011). Magomed joined ALRUD law firm in 2010.

Lawyer Rankings

Russia > White-collar crime

(Next Generation Partners)

Magomed GasanovALRUD Law Firm

ALRUD Law Firm‘s offering brings together well-regarded practitioners with experience in regulatory enforcement, private and government investigations, fraud, anti-corruption and corporate crime defence to form a multidisciplinary practice. Major corporate clients and key individuals frequently instruct the team to handle the most complex and high-value mandates. Magomed Gasanov leads the group, which also includes Vassily Rudomino, who focuses on bribery and corruption cases, as well as assisting with preventative compliance work in these areas; employee and corporate fraud expert Irina Anyukhina; dispute resolution practice head Sergey PetrachkovGerman Zakharov, who formerly worked for the FAS; and associate Alexander Mikhailov, who acts in complex criminal cases.

Russia > Dispute resolution: Litigation

(Next Generation Partners)

Magomed GasanovALRUD Law Firm

ALRUD Law Firm has carved out a strong reputation for handling a wide range of contentious work, including general commercial, corporate, competition, insolvency and property disputes. Areas of increased activity include the financial services, energy, TMT, retail and automotive sectors. Reflective of market trends, the practice is also sought after for investment-related cases and IT disputes. In addition, the team’s international client portfolio continues to grow as a result of its best friends network; it also counts multiple large state-owned companies among its clients. Insolvency litigator Sergey Petrachkov leads the department, which also include Magomed Gasanov and senior associate Dmitry Kuptsov.

Russia > Restructuring and insolvency

Equally well-versed in assisting both creditors and debtors, ALRUD Law Firm acts across the full gamut of restructuring and insolvency work, with particular emphasis on bankruptcy-related cases. In addition, the department assists the authorities in criminal investigations relating to fraudulent bankruptcy issues; litigator Magomed Gasanov (‘resourceful, professional, eloquent and experienced in court hearings’) is a key contact in this space. The team has a strong record of work for prestigious clients in the automotive, financial services and retail sectors. Practice head Sergey Petrachkov ‘does not spare his time and energy in pursuing solutions to clients’ problems’, while senior associate Boris Ostroukhov is also singled out by clients for his debt collection work.

Russia > Dispute resolution: arbitration and mediation

ALRUD Law Firm benefits from referrals from its “best friends” network and acts on the Russian law aspects of international commercial arbitral proceedings; recent notable mandates involved arbitration conducted under the LCIA Arbitration Rules. The team excels in handling disputes arising in relation to corporate, property and bankruptcy issues. It also recently provided expert advice in an investment arbitration dispute instituted under the Uncitral Rules. Sergey Petrachkov and Magomed Gasanov jointly lead the practice.