LEAP delivers cutting edge technology to law firms like yours, delivering new products, user feature requests, and regular updates.
Since LEAP arrived in the US, there have been many additions to better serve law firms like yours. With the recent arrival of social distancing, LEAP is the only true cloud software that makes it possible for lawyers and their staff to work from home or the office without disruption. Users can work from anywhere, at anytime with our LEAP Desktop, LEAP Web App, and LEAP Mobile App (iPad, iPhone and Android).
LEAP informs clients of product updates and releases via monthly newsletters, email, social media updates, announcements on the LEAP Community, and other channels.
LEAP offers training resources to clients via free monthly training webinars, bi-weekly forms webinars, on-demand lessons via LEAP University, and additional dedicated training services where needed. LEAP Support is also available for additional resources.
LEAP offers 24/7 support via the LEAP Community and HelpDesk. Community is where users can browse online help articles, step-by-step instructions, or post questions or feature requests. LiveChat consultants can provide you with prompt assistance, and remote access is available 24/7 for firms while working anywhere at anytime.
The LEAP Team works to creates matter types, cards and tables across multiple states and areas of law. LEAP creates and regularly updates automated forms (including the fields and calculations), and develops quick calculators, and legal rates. Users can also create recurring matters and import and automate your own forms and templates. View the matter types and forms available for your state:
LEAP for Word is a side panel that allows users to update their document with case and client information, while working in Microsoft Word. These have been added for forms such as:
LEAP 2.1 rolls out to LEAP users with many new features including split billing, special fees, quick invoicing, and more!
LEAP University, LEAP’s free, on demand training platform, released a new course on LEAP E-Billing. Free training takes users through setting up the LEAP E-Billing app, configuring LEDEs matters and exporting invoices to LEDES1998B billing format.
LEAP offers a full library of remote training resources for its users, including videos, courses, guided articles and more. View the full list.
LEAP Desktop now integrates with Microsoft Teams and Zoom for internal collaboration while working from anywhere. Users can schedule and start meetings directly from the matter via both channels. Also through Microsoft Teams, you can send documents, matters, or notify staff to call clients back.
Practicing law from anywhere is easier than ever. The LEAP Mobile App integrates with the Microsoft Outlook mobile app, Microsoft Teams, and Zoom. Additionally, the LEAP Mobile App is fully integrated with FaceTime allowing users to automatically save & time record video calls.
LEAP University, LEAP’s free, on demand, online training platform, released a training course on the LEAP Web Portal. This course takes users through the advantages of providing online client service while working from home through the LEAP Web Portal. This includes client and staff adoption, appointment booking with LawTap, document sharing and collaboration through LawConnect, accessing and using LEAP Intake Forms, and managing and tracking prospective and new clients with the LEAP CRM. You can now learn how to provide client services online 24/7.
LEAP Web was updated so that users can share documents securely via LawConnect Admin Portal, find, view and edit individual people and staff with the people list, view a notifications list and the new retained trust Funds tab. Users can also create and authorize expense requests, create new customizable templates for your matters, add folders to forms & templates, insert fields and questions in documents, duplicate items in the correspondence list, and more.
E-Billing is a LEAP partner add-in that exports invoices in LEDES1998B billing format. It includes the ability to export invoices for a specific matter or for a specified period of time, as well as export multiple invoices at once and save them to individual files or to a combined file.
HelpDesk is now available for firms 24/7 looking to set up remote working capabilities.
LEAP provides all firms with resources to work remotely immediately with minimal disruption to their business. LEAP is cloud-based and is available anywhere, at any time. LEAP can now install and train firms completely remotely.
The release of LEAP 2x provided valuable innovation for firms including invoicing flexibility, a modern user interface including multi-window support, enhanced document management, notifications list, history of changes, retainer replenishment reminders, document saved alerts, and more.
Capture time and fees while working from home or the office with the voice-activated Amazon Alexa and the LEAP Assistant.
LEAP has added Expense Recovery Listing Report, Document Packets Report, and Invoice Variance Report. View the full list of available LEAP reports here.
LEAP University, LEAP’s on-demand, free, online training platform is now available to all LEAP users. Login with your LEAP credentials for instant access. LEAP University provides all the training and materials you need to learn more about the basics or get started for the first time. “Getting Started” and “Office Accounting” courses are available.
Automated payment reminders can be sent to clients for all unpaid Anticipated Trust Deposit statements within LEAP.
Serve your clients online and 24/7 with the LEAP Web Portal. Managing your firm with the LEAP Web Portal allows you to communicate and collaborate with clients anywhere, anytime. With online appointment booking, easy-to-view dashboards of the firm’s pipeline, and online intake forms that can be used to create LEAP matters, the Web Portal ensures that your firm serves your current clients more effectively and doesn’t miss out on potential clients. Learn more about how your firm can benefit from a full-service CRM and Web Portal.
LEAP now offers the ability to create LEDES billing files in bulk. Start creating invoices now.
LexisNexis selected LEAP as the official cloud provider for PCLaw and Time Matter users. View the official press release here.
LEAP offers bi-weekly training webinars with basic and advanced instructions on how to utilize LEAP forms and templates, plus how you can import and automate your own. Visit the LEAP Community to access these webinars and view upcoming dates.
LEAP now offers free monthly training webinars for all LEAP users. Presented by the LEAP Client Success team, these sessions provide users with varying degrees of LEAP knowledge across all functions. Visit the LEAP Community to view our upcoming sessions.
Simplify your bank reconciliation and automate payments with our integrated RapidPay payments platform. Learn more about how your firm can get paid faster here.
Users can now email or print statements in bulk, customize invoice templates, and save emails directly to folders. View the full release here.
Users can scan and save documents directly to the matter from the LEAP mobile app. They can also email or print invoices in bulk, assign matters to reporting groups, and store documents, such as ID, against cards. Download the LEAP App now on your iPhone or Android. Users can also create forms and templates on the iPad.
Users can request electronic signatures (eSignatures) using LawConnect and DocuSign for a range of retainer agreements in LEAP’s forms and templates.
LEAP US opens an office in Boston and officially expands to New England.
Users can also use the new Trust Bank Reconciliation window. View full release here.
Quick Calculators are created and maintained by the LEAP Design & Automation Team. They are there so that you don’t have to go outside of LEAP to do a quick calculation or view a legal rate. View the full list of LEAP Calculators and legal rates for your state and area of law on the LEAP Community.