Do I need an attorney to incorporate my business?

No. provides all of the basic requirements for business incorporation and limited liability company (LLC) organization in any state. You’ll also save many hundreds of dollars. However, an attorney can provide advice as your business grows, so we recommend that you at least begin to think about the qualities you’ll want in a legal adviser. Active Filings is always willing to work with your attorney, if you prefer.

As a matter of fact, we work for many attorneys around the country. They trust ActiveFilings’ years of experience delivering reliable filings in all 50 states and Washington DC (and usually at less cost than their own paralegals)

However you don’t need an attorney or to incorporate your business. If you are familiar with your state law, you can prepare and file articles of incorporation by yourself.