This article was written by the authors expressly for Trusts & Estates Magazine, and appeared in the February 2020 issue. It is being reposted here with permission from the publisher.
AI and the World of Estate Planning
Artificial intelligence symbolizes both a promise and a threat.
January 23, 2020
The importance of the advances in science and knowledge over the past several decades cannot be exaggerated. One area that has been most profound is artificial intelligence (AI). Virtually, everything we use every day, from our iPhones to our automobiles, is driven by AI. Its impact on the legal industry is enormous from word processing to computer research to email to Zoom conference calls. The attached article describes many of these that have occurred and, perhaps, even more important, discusses some that will soon add more to our profession.