Arken was created to support in the writing of Wills and associated documents including Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPA), Severance of Joint Tenancy (SJT), Expression of Wishes (EW), Expression of Wishes to Guardians (EWG), Advance Decisions (AD) and General Powers of Attorney (GPA) for their clients. With Arken you’ll save time managing precedents, writing commentary and re-keying data, helping to improve accuracy and consistency across your firm.
The wide and comprehensive use of Arken in estate planning document creation means it has been tested in almost every conceivable scenario. We’ve helped professionals draft over 7 million wills to date, so you can have confidence it leads the way with complete industry functionality whilst remaining easy to use.
Complex Drafting Made Easy
Increase Profitability and Productivity
Wills are drafted 10x faster than traditional methods at a low cost per document and re-keying is dramatically reduced. Throughput increases and staff utilisation is maximised
Consistency of documents is achieved throughout your practice, data is securely stored in the cloud and in-built controls like mandatory fields and password protection, further protect your operation. Content is regularly and seamlessly updated with regulatory change
Access your drafting anywhere on any machine. Position yourself as a forward thinking organisation to attract the upcoming generations and future proof your business for the digital revolution in this sector
Deliver a faster client turnaround to help keep them engaged with the process, and offer a comprehensive pack including a client friendly commentary, personalised cover sheets, and additional documents including signing instructions and an assets and liabilities record
With our questionnaire style workflow to support you, drafting simple and complex Wills has never been easier. Dramatically speed up the process with incomplete answer alerts, built-in clauses, and dynamic changes.
- Only asks relevant questions
- Automatically adapts questions
- Alerts you to incomplete answers
As you make choices, your Will, LPA, Expression of Wishes, or other documents automatically update on a dual-screen, allowing you to review as you draft. Plus, the software simultaneously builds a bespoke, client-friendly commentary and cover sheet.
- Automatic real-time drafting
- Automatic bespoke client commentary
- Controlled editing function
Offer your clients a comprehensive service with a document pack, including the Will, signing instructions, cover sheet and customised commentary in plain English. Other documents include a copy and draft pack, assets and liabilities report, and a download of the questionnaire as completed for the client, all as pdf files.
- Automatic document packs
- Engrossment, copy & draft packs
- Customise to match your branding
How Much Time and Money Can Arken Save You?
How many Wills do you draft per month?
What percentage of Wills are simple wills?
Using your current drafting methods:
Time per simple willminis30 minplus
Time per complex willminis40 minplus
What is the annual salary per drafter?
Time saved per month
£ saved per month
£ saved per year
You’re In Safe,
Adopting new technology doesn’t have to be time-consuming or painful. With your very own Customer Success Manager, 50+ how-to videos, monthly training, and expert support through multiple channels, digitising your practice using Arken is easy.
“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.”
“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.”
“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 Professional has significantly improved the speed in which I’m able to produce Wills and associated documents, but without compromising on quality. Saving time re-keying data and ensuring consistency across documents has allowed me to focus on other important areas such as client retention and new business.”
“Arken Professional is the superior product in the market. We’ve used other solutions before, but nothing can compare to its quality, efficiency and flexibility.”
“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.”
“The whole team have found the Arken system very easy to use and it is very user friendly. The initial and ongoing support and training provided is excellent. Using the system saves a lot of time on data inputting, especially on the LPA drafting. It produces clear explanatory documents for all our Clients to understand. I would highly recommend the system.”
Watch Us Draft a Complex Will
In Under 4 Minutes
Our research found that it takes 40+ minutes to draft a complex Will on average. Watch our team do it in under 4!
Arken Product Suite
Arken provides a suite of products that help organisations in the Wills & Trusts industry innovate, digitise and achieve greater efficiency to compete in an ever-changing market.
Build IV Trusts in just a few clicks and complex Trust tax reports with ease.
Remote Will Drafting
Draft Wills anytime, anywhere with Arken’s offline option which saves your work and syncs up when you’re back online.
Your clients can create their own Wills online in minutes, for a nominated fee.
Professional Wills Scotland
Based in Scotland? We also have comprehensive Will writing software suitable for Scottish users.
Digital Fact Find
Securely capture and import client data with an automated questionnaire, saving countless admin hours.
Intestacy Lead Generator
Show potential clients what would happen if they died without a Will.
Arken Vault, powered by BePrepared, gives you an instant solution for handling your clients digital assets.
Partnerships & Integrations
Centralise client data, tools, and documents and automate tasks across systems.
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