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Scottish Arbitration Centre takes advantage of Opus 2 hybrid hearings technology for COP26 event

Opus 2 deployed its hybrid hearings technology to enable an event hosted by the Scottish Arbitration Centre at COP26. What are the lessons for anyone considering a hybrid hearing?


Opus 2 win Excellence in Litigation and Data Science Award at the Legal Innovation Awards 2021

We are delighted to have won the Excellence in Litigation and Data Science Award, in recognition of our pioneering virtual hearings solution at this year’s Legal Innovation Awards 2021. 

Case Study

In face of tight deadlines Opus 2 is a winner for Marghany Advocates

With the clock ticking on a complex international hearing, one of Egypt’s leading corporate legal firms instructed Opus 2 to help progress a critical ongoing case.

Case Study

Verisona Law keeps proceedings on track with Opus 2 Virtual Hearings

Faced with the challenge of rearranging an important hearing, Verisona Law partnered with Opus 2 to conduct their very first virtual hearing…


Virtual and Hybrid Hearings: The future of international arbitrations

Charlie Harrel discusses why international arbitration is outperforming litigation in keeping up with its caseload as courts confront logjams worldwide.


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.

Product Update

Opus 2 January product update

We are preparing to deliver our next key release (version 7.5) in the coming weeks. Here is a closer look at some major themes we are working on.


ICC Annual Arbitration and ADR Conference webinar review 

Opus 2 was proud to take part in the annual Arbitration and ADR Conference held by the International Chamber of Commerce.


Graham Smith-Bernal, Opus 2 Founder, receives Lifetime Contributor Award

We are thrilled to share news that our Founder, Graham Smith-Bernal, has won a Lifetime Contributor award for Supplier Innovation at the Legal Innovation Awards 2020.

Case Study

Opus 2 is first choice for Fullerton Law Chambers

Opus 2's electronic presentation of courtroom evidence addresses accessibility issues and provides case clarity in Singapore for Fullerton Law Chambers.


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.


Planning for your hearing in 2020 and beyond

We will soon be releasing our comprehensive guide to planning your own hybrid hearing. Read more and register to receive the guide.


Webinar: Modernise your disputes practice: building connected teams

We were delighted to bring together this webinar with GAR in August, 'Modernise your disputes practice: Building connected teams'.


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.


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.


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',

Case Study

Making a great platform even better for Vorys 

One of the largest law firms in the US continues to reap the benefits from Opus 2’s highly secure, cloud-based case collaboration platform.   

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.

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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.


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.


Singapore's judiciary focused on legal tech, will the industry follow?

Legal tech companies that have opened offices in Singapore say the market is ripe for innovation, but local firms will not change overnight.


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.