Press Release

Opus 2 appoints current board member Martin Coen as CEO

Opus 2 announces current board member Martin Coen will take over as CEO as the company enters a new phase of expansion.

Article

Virtual courts and COVID-19: the future is now

Charlie Harrel of Opus 2 discusses with Thomson Reuters Practical Law the benefits and challenges of using virtual courts and whether they will become a permanent fixture after the pandemic.

Product Update

Opus 2 October 2020 product update

We will be launching Opus 2 version 7.4 before the end of 2020. Take a closer look at some of the main areas for development and new features.

Video

Podcast: Above The Law - Making virtual hearings work

In this podcast, Above The Law chat with Charlie Harrel, COO of Opus 2, about building platforms that make virtual hearings actually work.

Event

Planning for the future of London's Commercial Courts: a review

Our review of London's Commercial Court's event; Year 126 and onwards: planning for the future of London's Commercial Courts, powered by Opus 2.

Event

Year 126 & onwards: planning for the future of the Commercial Court

London’s Commercial Court, in collaboration with London International Disputes Week, is pleased to present, Year 126 and onwards: planning for the future of London’s Commercial Court, a virtual seminar as part of the celebration of the Court’s 125th Anniversary.

Blog Post

How to ensure effective team communication during virtual hearings

In a virtual hearing, how do you replace the post-it notes usually passed along in the hearing room, or leaning over the shoulder for a quick word? 

Article

Practical advice for conducting legal proceedings digitally & remotely

As you investigate solutions to accommodate remote work and virtual proceedings, here are some basic considerations to keep in mind.

Article

Guest post: Ian Gaunt on LMAA's transition to virtual hearings

Ian Gaunt, Past President, LMAA provides an introduction to the virtual hearings webinar hosted by LMAA with the IDRC and Opus 2.

Event

Virtual hearings: Adapting to the new reality, a recap!

A recap of LMAA's webinar in collaboration with the IDRC London and Opus 2, titled 'Virtual hearings: adapting to the new reality',

Blog Post

4 key responsibilities of a Virtual Hearing Manager

In this blog post, we cover the key responsibilities of a Virtual Hearing Manager and the benefits of having their support when planning and conducting a virtual hearing.

Article

Podcast: Managing global litigation, arbitration & mediation remotely

Opus 2 CEO and Founder Graham Smith-Bernal joined host Ari Kaplan as a guest on the latest episode of the Reinventing Professionals podcast.

Blog Post

The future of courtroom litigation

Stephen Embry explores how the enforced transition to virtual hearings may impact the future of courtroom litigation.

Article

To deliver new value firms need to move beyond the application mindset

As businesses adjust to the “new normal”, law firms have an opportunity to create technology-enhanced services for clients, extending beyond legal advice.

Blog Post

Top 5 virtual hearing tips for barristers, from barristers 

A collated list of top tips from barristers on how to run seamless virtual hearings.

Blog Post

5 key considerations for planning a virtual hearing

The legal world is turning to technology to adapt to the current remote working climate. Here we outline how to prepare for a virtual court hearing.

Blog Post

Infographic 2019: A Year in Review

Take a look at our 2019 Year in Review Infographic for some of our software and services highlights from last year and find out why 48 of the top 50 international law firms are already working with us.

News

Eversheds Sutherland partners with Opus 2 to launch CaseReady platform

Eversheds Sutherland has partnered with Opus 2 to launch an enterprise licence of our electronic trial platform, under the name CaseReady.

News

Eversheds Sutherland launches CaseReady platform for litigators

Eversheds Sutherland has launched CaseReady with Opus 2, a secure cloud-based platform that enables lawyers, clients and counsel to share case materials and work collaboratively.

News

Global Legal Post: Virtual courtrooms take another step forward

RingCentral UK and Opus 2 have teamed up to deliver cloud communications solution for virtual courtrooms and case management. Read more about the partnership.

Press Release

Opus 2 receives prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise

Opus 2 becomes the first software business in the legal space to receive the UK’s highest business accolade.

News

UK-first partnership to use Opus 2 for full lifecycle case management

In a UK-first, law firm BLP has entered into a partnership with litigation tech firm Opus 2 for an innovative new application of its electronic trial platform.

News

Law.com: Global litigation, digital workflows & electronic proceedings

Welcome to the new world of digital litigation, which is rapidly emerging in the context of an increasingly globalized world.

News

Opus 2 6.2 streamlines workflows for lawyers & law firm IT

Opus 2 today released the latest version of its award-winning transcript management and case analysis software, Opus 2 Magnum™.

Article

Catching up to the future—the emergence of electronic courtrooms

As environmental awareness continues to be at the forefront of modern society, it is no surprise that the “paperless” electronic proceedings are handled daily.

News

Another top 5 US law firm chooses Opus 2

Opus 2 announced that one of the top 5 largest law firms in the US and worldwide has selected Opus 2 Magnum™ software for case preparation across the firm's North American and EMEA offices.

Event

Finding change and innovation at Relativity Fest

Members of our Opus 2 Magnum team had a great experience reconnecting with clients at Relativity Fest 2016 in Chicago, here's our round-up of the event.

News

British inventor who transformed the legal industry with software

Graham Smith-Bernal, Opus 2 CEO; the British entrepreneur and inventor who left school at 16 and completely transformed how court cases are recorded and reported.

News

Guardian: Opus 2's platform reduces legal paperwork by using the cloud

Gone are the days when all parties for a case needed their own pile of documents. Opus 2 provides the solution.