Limited Liability Company
Articles of Organization
While it is not necessary to hire a lawyer to form a new limited liability company, it is highly
recommended. A lawyer can help you determine the appropriate state for formation of your limited
liability company and can help you identify particular matters that should be addressed in the
articles of organization and other documents.
This document together with the “Consent to Appointment as Registered Agent” and the
appropriate filing fee must be filed with your chosen state in order to organize a limited liability
You will also need the “LLC Operating Agreement” – you bank will want it when you open your
business checking account.
Visit the JIAN website under the Resource section: http://www.jian.com/library-of-business-
information/index.html for more information on LLCs, Corporations, Partnerships, etc.
We wish we could provide an agreement that was tailored exactly to your business. While this is not
always possible, we feel that we've come very close and that this document provides you with the head-
start that you need to get your deal moving. Nevertheless, we must make this disclaimer:
☯ Do Not Use This Agreement 'As-Is.'
☯ This Agreement Is Not Legal Advice.
☯ Read it Thoroughly and Make All Appropriate Changes to Fit Your Requirements.
☯ You Should Have this Agreement Reviewed and Approved by a
Qualified Attorney at Law Before Using It.
☯ JIAN Accepts No Liability for the Effectiveness of This Document For Your Purposes.
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