Maxim Alekseyev is a co-founder and senior partner of ALRUD Law Firm and head of ALRUD Law Firm private client and tax practices. He is an expert in foreign economic and business activity, investments, corporate and commercial issues.

He graduated from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.

Maxim Alekseyev leads projects dealing both with Russian and foreign partners within the territory of Russia and abroad. In his private client practice, Maxim has extensive experience in advising HNWIs on various types of issues to help them manage and secure their assets, business and family relations. He advises clients on different aspects of estate planning and administration, personal wealth management, as well as family business governance, and risk management in respect of assets protection. Maxim is acknowledged as a leading Russian expert focusing on private wealth planning, succession, onshore and offshore structures, private banking and individual taxation.

Maxim Alekseyev is a member of the International Bar Association (IBA), the American Bar Association (ABA), the Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA) and the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) – a professional body joining the world’s most prominent experts specialised in the management of personal finance.