How to overcome the legal skills shortage, by Richard Hugo-Hamman, LEAP executive chairman

News Article - 01/10/2019 : case management, document management, legal accounting, Matter Management, start a law firm, Practice Management, Practice Management

In the UK, unemployment has fallen to the lowest level since 1975 with employers now facing a skills shortage. Employees are choosing to move to greener pastures and the inability to replace a good employee may now pose an existential threat to...

LEAP scoops ‘Service Provider to the Legal Profession’ award at Irish Law Awards 2019

News Article - 24/06/2019 : case management, document management, legal accounting, Matter Management, start a law firm, Practice Management

LEAP, the leading provider of legal practice management software, is proud to have won the award for ‘Service Provider to the Legal Profession’ at the Irish Law Awards held recently in Dublin. This award not only celebrates LEAP...

New LEAP App is changing how lawyers manage probate

News Article - 31/05/2019 : case management, document management, legal accounting, Matter Management, start a law firm, Practice Management

Probate work is highly administrative and due to its delicate nature must be carried out with great care and attention.  This often causes conflict with the need to work efficiently....

By Lawyers launches legal guides and precedents in the UK

News Article - 25/04/2019 : case management, document management, legal accounting, Matter Management, start a law firm, Practice Management

By Lawyers, the global publisher of legal guides, commentaries, forms and precedents announced their arrival in the United Kingdom this month via their strategic partnership with LEAP, the leading legal practice management software provider....

LEAP celebrates 2000 UK law firms

News Article - 21/03/2019 : case management, document management, legal accounting, Matter Management, start a law firm, Practice Management

The appetite that law firms in the UK have to embrace the cloud and leverage technology to improve their firms is best demonstrated by the fact that more than 2000 law firms in...

LEAP chosen as headline sponsor for Bold Legal Live!

News Article - 26/02/2019 : case management, document management, legal accounting, Matter Management, start a law firm, Practice Management

LEAP, one of the UK’s leading practice management software providers, has been announced as the headline sponsor for the first ever Bold Legal Conference to be held in London on 18th October this year.

The conference...

eSignatures: A sign of the times

News Article - 11/02/2019 : case management, document management, legal accounting, Matter Management, start a law firm, Practice Management

These days, using the internet or a smartphone app to book a taxi, check-in for a flight or manage your personal finances has become second nature to most of us and handling legal...

LEAP outlines four steps to paperless law firm utopia

Resource - 15/01/2019 : case management, document management, legal accounting, Matter Management, start a law firm, Practice Management

Step 1: Getting into the cloud

Getting into the cloud is only the beginning of the paperless journey but an essential step. After successfully migrating your data from clunky old vulnerable servers to the shiny new cloud, the...

LEAP Best Practice scheme celebrates a year on from launch

News Article - 14/12/2018 : case management, document management, legal accounting, Matter Management, start a law firm, Practice Management

Scheme helps law firms mitigate risk, increase compliance and reduce professional indemnity insurance premiums.

LEAP, the world’s leading legal software provider for small to...

LEAP wins two awards at the British Legal Technology Awards 2018

News Article - 08/11/2018 : case management, document management, legal accounting, Matter Management, start a law firm, Practice Management

LEAP, the leading provider of legal practice management software, is proud and honoured to have won awards for Innovation in Legal...

Six reasons why your law firm’s video marketing isn’t working

Resource - 14/09/2018 : Law firm start-up, legal accounting, Setting up a law firm, Software for new law firm, starting a law firm, Marketing & BD, Practice Management

Smaller law firms can use video effectively to win new clients if you avoid these pitfalls

Video is the rising star of internet content. Cisco predicts that video will account for over 80% of all...

LEAP launches Litigation Centre of Excellence

News Article - 05/09/2018 : case management, document management, legal accounting, Matter Management, start a law firm, Finance, Technology

Recognising the long-term gains of becoming digital, LEAP announces the launch of its Litigation Centre of Excellence.  Dedicated to helping litigators work smarter, the Litigation Centre of Excellence tracks current and future needs of...

How to be a great negotiator

Resource - 24/08/2018 : Law firm start-up, legal accounting, Setting up a law firm, Software for new law firm, starting a law firm, Marketing & BD, Technology, Practice Management

We all have to negotiate in life. Whether it’s with our boss, colleagues, clients or suppliers, being able to negotiate can benefit us throughout our career. But what makes a great negotiator? Our latest blog looks...

What is mindfulness and could it really help your law firm?

Resource - 03/08/2018 : Law firm start-up, legal accounting, Setting up a law firm, Software for new law firm, starting a law firm, Human Resources, Practice Management

Employers have a duty of care to their employees, and many are exploring different ways to try to ensure that work is not an unbearable source of debilitating anxiety, stress and depression. Some employers have been...

LEAP Legal Software opens its Dublin office

News Article - 20/07/2018 : case management, document management, legal accounting, Matter Management, start a law firm, Marketing & BD, Practice Management

LEAP, the world’s leading cloud software provider for small to mid-sized law firms, announces it has recently opened an office in Pembroke Street Upper in Dublin’s legal district, headed by LEAP Sales Manager for Ireland, John Donigan...