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Making the Complex,

Arken’s award-winning legal document drafting software enables you to draft complex Wills, Trusts, LPAs, SJTs and other associated documents in minutes. Our wider product suite helps you generate leads, reach new audiences online, improve the client data capture process and digitise interactions and services – empowering your team to spend less time on re-keying and admin and more time on what matters; keeping the client happy.

Draft Documents In Minutes

Improve Efficiency

Increase output and build Wills 10x faster than traditional methods. Save time on admin, re-keying and the management of precedents.

Increase Profitability

Grow the business through enhanced productivity and efficient processes, utilise tools to generate leads and reach new audiences online.

Manage Risk

Consistency of documents is achieved throughout your practice, data is securely stored in the cloud with inbuilt system security. Content is frequently updated with regulatory changes.

Digitally Transform

Digitise processes and services to improve client engagement, appeal to new generations and futureproof your business.

Popular Products
For Legal Firms

Not sure what you need? See what Arken tools other Legal Firms use the most.

Will Writing Software

Draft simple & complex Wills in minutes with cloud-based software that streamlines processes and minimises risk.

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Online Wills Software

Reach new audiences with a flexible, customisable online Wills solution.

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Trust Software

Draft Testamentary and Inter Vivos Trusts in minutes and generate Trust taxation reports with ease.

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Intestacy Lead Generator

An engaging marketing tool motivating clients to write their Will by explaining what would happen should they die intestate.

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Digital Fact Find

Securely capture and import client data with an automated questionnaire, saving countless admin hours.

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Arken Instruction Hub

Digitise the capture of client instructions, quoting, and confirming requirements, all within a secure and branded client portal.

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Arken Vault

Arken Vault, powered by BePrepared, gives you an instant solution for handling your clients digital assets.

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Partnerships & Integrations

From Case Management integration to Mental Capacity Assessment and Probate solutions.

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  • “Arken’s Will Writing Software helps us to effectively manage our precedents, provide a better client experience and unify our processes across our offices. We are also able to draft our documents much faster than before and Arken’s wider toolset has helped us streamline in more areas and create better looking, comprehensive outcomes for our clients.”

  • Arken is an absolutely fantastic tool. It is extremely easy to use and has helped our practices in Will drafting to a huge extent. I could not be without it now. I would recommend to any legal specialist looking to invest in Will writing software. Very cost effective too.” 

  • “We did a careful review of available solutions and chose Arken, as it has a very user-friendly and intuitive user experience, helped us with an improvement in our working practices, introduced time efficiencies and facilitated our ability to standardise our processes and mitigate our risks. The support team at Arken are excellent – very responsive and invested time to understand our needs. We had extensive support before and after going live. Arken is very easy to use, the templates are consistent and we have reliable support.” 

  • “Following a well-planned and successful implementation, we are delighted to see how the Arken software has enabled us to streamline our approach to Will drafting. We are now producing consistent Wills which use uniform clauses across all of our lawyers. The commentary document which complements the drafted Will is extremely helpful to our customers.”

  • “Arken is really easy to use and there is a wealth of training and material to help new users. In particular, our Trainee solicitors find the software easy to use and drafting Wills has become a much smoother and more streamlined process. The commentary explaining the Wills really helps our client’s to understand the documents presented to them. In addition, the ability to tailor the clauses and commentaries for the circumstances we often come across makes drafting Wills quicker and more accurate. We have seen the biggest difference in drafting Lasting Powers of Attorney, particularly when drafting multiple documents for clients and/or married couples.”

  • “Coles Miller’s Private Client department have used Arken’s Intelligent Documentation Creation suite since its inception and have found it a comprehensive drafting tool enabling us to create plain English documents in an efficient and cost effective manner. The Arken product is easy to pick up and has resulted in considerable time savings in creating Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney. I would thoroughly recommend”

  • “I have been using Arken Will writing software for a number of years, and have found it excellent, and easy to use. The support from the office has been exceptional whenever I have needed it, with a quick response and great patience at times. I would certainly recommend the software and also the company without any hesitation.”

  • “We have found Arken to be a valuable tool for our private client team in terms of efficiency and consistency and we would highly recommend it to law firms looking for a professional solutions.”

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Pricing Tailored
To You

We have pricing plans to suit a range of budgets. Whether you own a small legal firm or large enterprise, we’re sure you’ll find the perfect solution for you.

Your Partner For Growth

We understand digitising your business or adopting new ways of working can be daunting. That’s why we like to gain a deep understanding of your business processes, so we can recommend the best combination of products for your practice. We will support you through implementation and beyond.

Our Legal
Advisory Board

Legal expertise has been the backbone of Arken’s software since 1992, shaping our product development and maintaining our professional standards. Our Legal Advisory Board, made up of highly experienced legal professionals, ensures our software upholds legal best practices and keeps precedents up to date.

Research Findings: The Key Challenges Facing Estate Planning Professionals Today

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Got a question? See if we’ve answered it below and if not, get in touch! We love helping businesses understand the benefits of Arken.

The precedents used in our Will Writing software were built by our in-house Solicitors and are managed by our Legal Advisory Board who oversee and update the content on a regular basis. Our Legal Advisory Board consists of external Solicitors and experts as well as our internal Legal team. They have also been continually tested and reviewed with feedback from the 1000’s of users over the last 30 years.  

Arken.legal’s software is updated in line with the latest legislation, which is managed by our Legal Advisory Board and internal Legal team. Software updates and functionality enhancements are implemented outside of office hours on a regular basis.

Yes. Clauses can be manually edited on any documents or new news added into the clause library for regular use if required.

Every user can see an audit history of the documents produced, helping to streamline and digitally manage the peer review processes.  

Arken.legal was built by lawyers and has the most comprehensive functionality available on the market today. Users can complete Testamentary Trusts, there are 6 levels of distribution and extensive levels of gifting. Inter Vivos Trusts can be added as a bolt on to your Will Writing software subscription. Users can create: Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPAs), Severance of Joint Tenancy (SJTs), Expression of Wishes (EWs), Expression of Wishes to Guardians (EWGs), Advance Decisions (Ads) and General Powers of Attorney (GPAs). 

Yes, Trust drafting is an integral part of the software and can be drafted in no time at all.