ALRUD Law Firm

FinTech Legal Department

Russia
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What the team is known for ALRUD Law has deep expertise covering all areas in the FinTech ecosystem. They are well positioned to advise on the regulatory issues concerning financial technologies, with noted strength in anti-money laundering compliance. The firm is heavily involved in disruptive technologies, where they possess excellent knowledge in cryptocurrencies and the various regulatory obligations associated with them. ALRUD also provides regular counsel to e-money and payment services providers on the intricacies of data protection and cybersecurity. They have assisted in the drafting of federal laws on digital financial assets and crowdfunding.

Strengths "ALRUD is a very well-known firm, of course. They're a little smaller than the multinationals positioned here but they're well respected in the market. A fine local firm."

"Risk is the most important aspect in legal advice, not legal theory. ALRUD has understood this very important element."

Work highlights Advised J.P. Morgan on the regulatory requirements for the implementation of the company's online services, including matters of payments law, data protection and localisation considerations.

Notable practitioners Anton Dzhuplin is a corporate finance partner with a track record of assisting FinTechs. He is a key contact.