IRIS Software Group has announced the acquisition of OPSIS Limited. Headquartered in Dublin, OPSIS is a major provider of case management systems in Northern Ireland with a strong presence in the regional legal practice markets in the Republic of Ireland and in England and Wales. The official statement says “The acquisition will enable IRIS to significantly extend its customer footprint in Ireland and at the same time, it marks a further step forward towards IRIS’ goal to provide the legal profession with the widest range of  quality software products to suit every size and type of practice.”

In the UK market OPSIS is best know for its Small Practice System for 1-to-5 user smaller high street firms and its Millennium Solo system for sole practitioners however it also has an accounts and PMS offering suitable for firms in the small-to-mid size range. The UK offices are in Stamford (Lincs) which the company took on after acquiring the old Stukeley Computers business.
The official statement also says “As IRIS Legal have done with GB Systems in Scotland, there are no plans to consolidate the product range within IRIS Legal and the business will continue to be run independently by its existing management team, who are remaining with the business.”