CSCL/CD-701 (Rev. 08/15)
Date Received
This document is effective on the date filed, unless a
subsequent effective date within 90 days after received
date is stated in the document.
City State ZIP Code
Document will be returned to the name and address you enter above.
If left blank, document will be returned to the registered office.
For use by Domestic Professional Service Limited Liability Companies
(Please read information and instruction on last page)
Pursuant to the provisions of Act 23, Public Acts of 1993, the undersigned execute the following Articles:
The name of the professional limited liability company is:
The limited liability company is organized for the sole and specific purpose of rendering the following professional service(s):
2. The address of the registered office is:
, Michigan
(Street Address) (City)
(ZIP Code)
3. The mailing address of the registered office, if different than above:
, Michigan
(Street Address or P.O. Box) (City)
(ZIP Code)
1. The name of the resident agent is:
The duration of the limited liability company if other than perpetual is:
All members and managers, will be duly licensed or otherwise legally authorized to render one or more of the professional
service(s) for which this limited liability company is organized except as otherwise provided in Section 904 of P.A. 23 of 1993
or prohibited.
ARTICLE VI (Insert any additional provisions authorized by the act, attach additional pages if needed.)
Signed this day of ,
(Signature(s) of Organizers(s))
(Type or Print Name(s) of Organizer(s))
Submit with check or money order by mail:
Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
Corporations, Securities & Commercial Licensing Bureau
Corporations Division
P.O. Box 30054
Lansing, MI 48909
To submit in person:
2501 Woodlake Circle
Okemos, MI
Telephone: (517) 241-6470
Fees may be paid by check, money order, VISA or
Mastercard when delivered in person to our office.
MICH-ELF (Michigan Electronic Filing System):
First Time Users: Call (517) 241-6470, or visit our website at
Customer with MICH-ELF Filer Account: Send document to (517) 636-6437
LARA is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids, services and other reasonable accommodations are available
upon request to individuals with disabilities.
1. This form may be used to draft your Articles of Organization. A document required or permitted to be filed under the act cannot be
filed unless it contains the minimum information required by the act. The format provided contains only the minimal information
required to make the document fileable and may not meet your needs. This is a legal document and agency staff cannot provide
legal advice.
2. Submit one original of this document. Upon filing, the document will be added to the records of the Corporations, Securities &
Commercial Licensing Bureau. The original will be returned to your registered office address, unless you enter a different address in
the box on the front of this document.
Since this document will be maintained on electronic format, it is important that the filing be legible. Documents with poor
black and white contrast, or otherwise illegible, will be rejected.
10. NONREFUNDABLE FEE: Make remittance payable to the State of Michigan. Include corporation name and identification number
on check or money order.............................................................................................................................................................$50.00
CSCL/CD-701 (Rev. 08/15)
Preparer's Name
Business telephone number
Name of person or organization remitting fees.
9. The Articles must be signed by one or more persons organizing the Limited Liability Company. State the name of organizers signing
beneath their signature.
is document is effective on the date endorsed "Filed" by the Bureau. A later effective date, no more than 90 days after the date of
delivery, may be stated as an additional article.
7. Article V - Members and managers must be licensed to perform at least one of the service(s) for which the limited liability company is
organized. A professional limited liability company may provide more than one service, unless otherwise prohibited.
If the professional limited liability company renders a professional service that is included within the public health code, Act.
No. 368 of the Public Acts of 1978, being sections 333.1101 to 333.25211 of the Michigan Compiled Laws, all members of
the limited liability company must be licensed or legally authorized in this state to render the same professional service.
6. Article IV - The street address of the physical location of the registered office.
5. Article II - State the specific professional service(s) for which the limited liability company is organized.
4. Article I - The name shall contain the words "Professional Limited Liability Company" or the abbreviation "P.L.L.C.", "P.L.C.", "PLLC" or
3. This document is to be used pursuant to the provisions of Act 23, P.A. of 1993, by one or more licensed persons for the purpose of
forming a domestic professional service limited liability company. A limited liability company which will be providing services rendered
by a dentist, an osteopathic physician, a physician, a surgeon, a doctor of divinity or other clergy, or an attorney-at-law may only be
formed as a professional limited liability company.
Optional expedited service.
Expedited review and filing, if fileable, is available for all documents for profit corporations, limited
liability companies, limited partnerships and nonprofit corporations.
The nonrefundable expedited service fee is in addition to the regular fees applicable to the specific
Please complete a separate CSCL/CD-272 form for expedited service for each document submitted
in person, by mail or MICH-ELF.
24-hour service - $50 for formation documents and applications for certificate of authority.
24-hour service - $100 for any document concerning an existing entity.
Same day service
Same day - $100 for formation documents and applications for certificate of
Same day - $200 for any document concerning an existing entity.
Review completed on day of receipt. Document and request for same day expedited
service must be received by 1 p.m. EST OR EDT.
Two hour - $500
Review completed within two hours on day of receipt. Document and request for two hour
expedited service must be received by 3 p.m. EST OR EDT.
One hour - $10
Review completed within one hour on day of receipt. Document and request for 1 hour
expedited service must be received by 4 p.m. EST OR EDT.
First time MICH-ELF user requesting expedited service must obtain a MICH-ELF filer number prior
to submitting a document for expedited service. CSCL/CD-901.
Changes to information on MICH-ELF user's account must be submitted before requesting
expedited service. CSCL/CD-901.
Documents submitted by mail are delivered to a remote location for receipts processing and are
then forwarded to the Corporations Division for review. Day of receipt for mailed expedited service
requests is the day the Corporations Division receives the request.
Rev. 08/15