The Legal 500 publishes the results of the law firms ranking – EMEA 2021 Edition.


ALTHAUS Legal holds the ground in the below mentioned areas:



Besides, ALTHAUS Private Tax is ranked in Private client category – Tier IV.


The Legal 500 editors highlight the following client testimonials:


Corporate, Commercial and M&A

‘Althaus has a great advantage: it is really a client-oriented firm. They always listen to the client and understand what are your needs. It is easy to communicate with them and discuss any of your concerns.’

‘I think this practice is unique in its ability to handle clients’ requests professionally and in a speedy way. You always feel that your matter is in good hands and your interests are protected. Ilya Smirnov often works on the request himself; that makes you feel like you are the only client of the firm as you receive great attention from the team.’

‘Althaus is a reliable firm, very attentive, very professional. They are always flexible and ready to offer what will meet your expectations.’  

‘Both Anatoly Fabrichnov and Ilya Smirnov are helpful, professional and extremely attentive.’

‘Ilya Smirnov works hard and selflessly. His work is always of the highest quality, he is able to easily deal with international matters and works well in a multi-cultural environment.’



‘We appreciate the ALTHAUS tax team for their strict adherence to project deadlines and deep immersion in the essence of our requests. They always do a little more than the scope suggests, drawing our attention to all possible risks. Documents prepared by ALTHAUS tax specialists always meet the highest quality standards.’

‘Ekaterina Repnikova is always ready to advise us on any issues that arise during the project. A very knowledgeable expert with an exceptionally business-oriented approach.’

‘The team consists of real professionals with relevant industry experience. It always applies a client-oriented approach, coping with complex tasks in a short timeframe.’

‘Igor Smirnov and Ekaterina Repnikova are recommended. Igor always knows how to find an answer to the most difficult questions of the client. Igor’s team is highly organized and competent.’