Firm Profile > Opus Law > Bradford , England

Opus Law

Crime: fraud Tier 2

Boutique firm Opus Law provides a tailor-made service to clients nationally across high-value and complex fraud issues including investigations or charges from authorities. The 'tenacious and persistent' Ben Jones and the 'robust and straight-talking' Sarah Batty jointly lead the team; Jones also has expertise in terrorism cases.


‘Opus Law is passionate about delivering the best possible service to clients and genuinely cares about the outcome for them. Its approach is thoughtful and bespoke at all times which means it continually punches above its weight’.

‘Ben Jones is tenacious, persistent and a genuine market leader in terms of technical and commercial knowledge and connections in the market’.

‘Opus Law is an unusual form in that it is able to maintain a high level of work across both privately funded and legally aided work. It employs excellent staff and is deeply committed to providing a 24/7 service’.

‘Opus Law is an outstanding firm in criminal fraud work. It is able to attack cases and identify issues remarkably quickly. Every team member is extremely able and efficient and has good judgment’.

‘Ben Jones is a mover and shaker in the region, credited with attracting good quality fraud cases. He cuts though complex issues with ease and has a brilliant client focus’.

‘Ben Jones is outstanding – a rainmaker, a workaholic and an exceptional legal mind. He travels the length and breadth of the country with a degree of client care that is unparalleled and his clients trust him and hang on his every word. Every member of the Bar he works with covets him jealously because every case from him is high-quality work, beautifully prepared and thoroughly investigated’.

‘Ben Jones has a loyal following of clients due to his commitment, old-fashioned nous and no-nonsense approach’.

‘A fantastic firm that has a very diverse base of work, from serious fraud to terrorism.’

‘Ben Jones is a most impressive individual – he is friendly, well organised, professional, delightful with clients and professional in his advice.’

Sarah Batty is robust and straight-talking, which clients appreciate, and is an expert in the analysis of material scheduled by the Crown in high value money fraud cases.’

‘Ben Jones instinctively knows how to defend in criminal trials and get the best results. He has a natural understanding of how the system works. He is calm and never gets flustered – he is the go-to man for any criminal case.’

‘Great team – fully dedicated and committed.’

Key clients

1511 Sports Agency

Opus Law is a dynamically renowned national law firm based in Bradford, Birmingham and London.

Our niche firm is consistently recognised for its determination, skill, knowledge and personable style when dealing with the needs of our clients in the countries most difficult and high profile cases.

Whether we are representing clients in a multi-million pound fraud, a complex and voluminous conspiracy or attending at Wembley for a much publicised FA regulatory matter, our highly skilled team will always bring their wealth of experience to the matter along with our famed and unrivalled client care.

That is a client care borne out of the understanding that it is your case. That you face the repercussions and that we must do whatever it takes to ease your burden. Our dedicated team of professionals have years of experience in guiding clients through those unexpected and stressful periods of their life.

Our track record speaks for itself. For many years we have appeared in the largest fraud prosecutions in the country, in the most complex of criminal cases, and acted for persons in the public eye with impressive results. Our experience gleaned from those cases enables us to provide our clients with a service that goes beyond the norm.

Legal 500 has recognised our impressive work for 6 consecutive years in the field of fraud.

Legal 500 recognises both Ben Jones and Sarah Batty as Recommended Lawyers in the field of criminal fraud defence.

Department Name Email Telephone
Opus Law Ben Jones 07939 593769
Opus Law Sarah Batty 0845 2003219
Photo Name Position Profile
 Mohammad Asif  photo Mohammad Asif
 Sarah Batty  photo Sarah Batty
 David Golden  photo David Golden
 Ben Jones  photo Ben Jones
 Philip Priestley  photo Philip Priestley
Directors : 4
Solicitors : 5
Para Legals : 4
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