ALTHAUS Legal is the partner of the award “Success. Best in-house lawyer of the year”

On the 12th of March 2021, Russian Corporate Counsel Association will host welcome reception on the occasion of the 14th national award “Success” – the main recognition of the best in-house lawyers of the year.


ALTHAUS Legal will be the partner of this event, head of ALTHAUS Legal Ilya Smirnov and Director of IP practice Victoria Merkudinova will participate in award winners’ announcement.

ALTHAUS will strengthen connections with FIDAL on WTS Global basis

ALTHAUS, member of WTS Global, is happy to announce that the leading French law firm FIDAL has joined WTS Global with effect from January 2021.


Igor Smirnov named an Exceptional Expert in Corporate Tax 2021 according to Financier Worldwide

Financier Worldwide magazine published «Power Players: Exceptional Experts – Corporate Tax» report. The edition names the leaders in the field of corporate taxation. ALTHAUS Partner Igor Smirnov leads the list of the 10 outstanding experts.

ALTHAUS among TOP Russian legal firms according to Pravo.ru 300

December 4, 2020 marked the traditional ceremony of the Pravo.ru 300 ranking results release.


According to the results of the research, ALTHAUS traditionally joined the ranks of the leading Russian law firms in the following areas:

  • Tax consulting – II Tier
  • Corporate / M&A – III Tier
  • Intellectual property (inc. disputes) – III Tier
  • Land law / Commercial real estate / Construction – III Tier

ALTHAUS Head of marketing joined WTS Global Marketing & Communications Committee

Media & communications have not only become important but essential, especially in these times. We are all faced with new opportunities (e.g. online events, sponsoring of virtual booths or new videoconferencing formats) that provide potential for innovation but also confront us with challenges.


WTS Global Marketing & Communications committee is intended to connect marketing & communications experts of the metwork member firms. Meeting regularly, the committee is a forum to discuss current developments in our field, exchange ideas and build joint initiatives.