News 3 Feb 2021 3 min read

Podcast: Balancing virtual and hybrid proceedings in 2021

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Podcast: Balancing virtual and hybrid proceedings in 2021

Opus 2’s newly appointed CEO Martin Coen and Founder Graham Smith-Bernal joined host Ari Kaplan as guests on a recent episode of the Reinventing Professionals podcast.

The Reinventing Professionals podcast is designed to offer ideas, guidance, and perspectives on how to effectively navigate a perpetually shifting professional landscape, with a unique focus on the legal industry and the technology that is driving its evolution. Host Ari Kaplan is an attorney, author, and leading legal industry analyst. He has been sharing interviews with industry leaders shaping the next generation of legal and professional services since 2009.

In this episode newly appointed Opus 2 CEO, Martin Coen provides an insight into his background and experience before joining Opus 2’s board and eventually assuming the role of CEO. Both Martin and Founder Graham go on to discuss the future of Opus 2 and the growth strategy with Ari, explaining why excellent service, client relationships and innovation are at the heart of the business and will continue to be moving forward. 

The trio also discuss the effects of the current pandemic on the legal industry and how courts will balance virtual and hybrid proceedings moving forward, as well as talking about the evolution of how lawyers use technology. With both Martin and Graham going on to explain how Opus 2 have been deploying  virtual hearings  and hybrid hearings solutions to answer these new challenges and ongoing developments.

Listen to Martin and Graham on the new Reinventing Professionals podcast episode, Balancing Virtual and Hybrid Proceedings in 2021, in full here.