• April 19, 2024
 Legal Estates Practitioners: Navigating the Digital Age with Specialist Tools and Software

Legal Estates Practitioners: Navigating the Digital Age with Specialist Tools and Software

In a legal landscape where tradition meets innovation, estate planning and probate departments stand at the forefront of change. No longer confined to dusty offices and outdated practices, these crucial areas of legal practice are evolving faster than ever before to meet the demands of modern life.

Authored by Craig Matthews, CEO of LEAP Estates, our white paper delves deep into the complexities and opportunities facing practitioners in estate planning and probate. From the challenges posed by outdated legislation to the rise of digital assets and changing societal norms, Matthews provides invaluable insights into the evolving world of estate management.

Gone are the days of one-size-fits-all wills and paper-based asset lists. Today’s clients come from diverse backgrounds, with complex family structures and digital footprints to match. As practitioners, it’s crucial to stay ahead of the curve, equipped with the tools and knowledge to navigate this ever-changing landscape.

Matthews explores the need for specialist software solutions tailored to the unique requirements of estate planning and probate. From document registries that streamline will production to integrated case management systems that ensure compliance and transparency, he highlights the key features essential for modern practitioners.

But it’s not just about technology; education plays a crucial role in empowering both practitioners and clients alike. The white paper emphasises the importance of early estate planning, advocating for a proactive approach that evolves with life’s changes. From LPAs to tax-efficient gifting strategies, he offers practical advice for safeguarding assets and ensuring peace of mind.

Drawing on real-world examples and expert insights, our white paper equips practitioners with the tools and knowledge they need to thrive in today’s dynamic legal landscape. Whether you’re a seasoned professional or a newcomer to estate planning, this comprehensive guide is essential reading for anyone looking to stay ahead of the curve.

Don’t miss out on this essential resource for legal estates practitioners. Download your copy today and embark on a journey to success in the digital age.

This article was submitted to be published by LEAP Estates as part of their advertising agreement with Today’s Wills and Probate. The views expressed in this article are those of the submitter and not those of Today’s Wills and Probate.

LEAP Estates


LEAP Estates occupies a unique position in the legal software market, providing specialist software for probate solicitors and estate planners. Providing an end-to-end digital solution with powerful features and functionality, the innovative solution provides everything you need to manage your client’s wills, LPAs and estates efficiently, including case management, accounting, document assembly and management, will building and legal publishing assets in one integrated cloud solution. Improve collaboration and accuracy of work by accessing one, fully searchable, electronic matter file with all data, documents and emails hosted within that matter. Innovative features include:

  • Complex document automation
  • Intuitive will building software
  • LEAP Estates' Document register
  • A dedicated Mobile app
  • Automated legal forms and precedents
Integrated office and client accounting and much more. Key services

Estate accounts and inheritance tax automation

Intuitive will building software

A single, secure and searchable matter

Automated legal forms and precedents

Company Address LEAP Estates, The Hub, 40 Friar Lane, Nottingham. NG1 6DQ Key contact Name: Craig Matthews Tel: 0330 223 0538 Email: Info@leapestates.co.uk LinkedIn Acc: